Snow Removal Operations Week of December 9th 2018.

Public Works wishes to advise that crews will be carrying out snow removal both overnight and during the day during the week of December 9th to 14th 2018.

Night Time Snow Removal 9:30 PM to 7:30 AM

From December 9th to December 13th, 2018, night time snow removal will be as follows:

  • Sunday December 9th starting 9:30 PM: BIA –Spruce (Lee to Sixth), Pine (Kirby to Sixth), Third Ave., Cedar (Ogden to Sixth), Balsam (Ogden to Sixth)
  • Monday December 10th starting 9:30 PM: South Porcupine–  Bruce (Legion to Lakeview), Golden (Legion to Evans), Main (Strachan to Shamrock), Powell (Crawford to Main), Legion (Shamrock to Quebec), Bloor (Lakeview to Legion)
  • Tuesday December 11th starting 9:30 PM:  BIA- Birch (Second to Sixth), Maple (Second to Sixth), Elm (Second to Sixth), Second Ave, Brunette (Algonquin to Knox) Railway, Kirby
  • Wednesday December 12th starting 9:30 PM: Timmins- Algonquin (Hwy 655 to Mattagami Bridge)

Day Time Snow Removal 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM

From December 10th to December 14th, 2018, the daytime snow removal will be as follows.

  • Monday December 10th starting 7:30 AM: Timmins South-Sterling (Spruce to Delmonte), Lee (Spruce to Mountjoy), Dale (Railway to Elm), Ogden (Spruce to Birch), Moneta (Pine to Mountjoy)
  • Tuesday December 11th starting 7:30 AM: Timmins North-Cherry, Burke, Harmony, Howard, Hart (Ross to Howard), Patricia (Ross to Toke), Leone
  • Wednesday December 12th  Starting 7:30 AM: Timmins North-Maple (Fifth to Ninth), Elm (Fifth to Ninth), Fifth (Hemlock to Mountjoy)
  • Thursday December 13th starting 7:30 AM: Schumacher – Father Costello, Croatia (Battochio to Veterans), Vipond (Father Costello to Templeton) and Grant.
  • Friday, December 14th starting 7:30 AM:  Schumacher – Dwyer, Forth, Lions Crest, Battochio, Aura Lake.

Note on the Plan: The above plan or parts of the plan may be changed at any time and/or delayed if a winter storm is in effect or related to mechanical issues. The snow removal crew will change to a snow plowing operation. Those streets that may not be done will be done on the next available snow removal shift.

Illegal placement of Snow from Residential Property onto Sidewalk and Road: A reminder that City BYLAW 1993-4162 does not allow a person to place snow from a person’s property and place onto the road or sidewalk.

Posted No Parking Signs Advising Winter Maintenance: Public Works would like to remind residents that yellow No Parking Signs will be posted to notify that Winter Maintenance will be taking place for daytime operations. Vehicles not complying with these No Parking signs will be ticketed and towed to allow for Snow Removal Crew to advance.

Winter Parking Ban: A reminder that the Winter Parking Ban is effect and parking on the street is not permitted on any day, between the hours of 23:30hrs to 07:30hrs, from November 1st through April 30th

Priority Sequence for Snow Removal Operations:

Day Operation:

  • Snow removal is never done in the area where Sanitation is taken place.
  • High density residential areas (Older Section of City: one-ways, narrow streets);
  • Low density residential areas

Night Operation:

  • Highway sections;
  • High density commercial sections;
  • Main Arterial Routes.

Safety: A reminder to respect safety signage as the safety of workers is very important.  

We thank you for your cooperation in this matter.

Public Works Department

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