Winter Road Maintenance

First Priority Snow Plowing Routes

  • The main highways are the priority to keep clear throughout the duration of a winter storm event.
    • Main highways include US 2 & HWY 53 (E 2nd St.), US 2 (Belknap Street.) & Hwy 35 (Tower Avenue.)

Secondary Priority Snow Plowing Routes

  • The secondary priority routes are laid out in a grid pattern with most residences no more than six blocks from a priority snow route. See the map of these routes for more detailed information.

Snow Emergency Route

In the case of a snow emergency is declared by the Director of Public Works or the Mayor (see Winter Snow and Ice Management Policy below for more info.) no person may park or allow to remain parked, any vehicle on any portion of the snow emergency route below

  1. From the city limits along E 2nd Street north to 31st Ave East.
  2. 31st Ave East west to E 5th Street.
  3. East 5th Street north to 18th Avenue East.
  4. 18th Avenue East west to North 28th Street.
  5. North 28th Street west to Hammond Avenue.
  6. Hammond Avenue north to North 5th Street. 

Other Useful Winter Information