Snow Removal Operations Week of January 19 to January 24 

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

From January 19 to January 24, 2020, the Public Works Department wishes to inform the public that crews will be doing night time snow removal.

Sunday January 19 Starting 9:30 PM:

Timmins South: Algonquin (Brunette to Mountjoy)

South Porcupine/Porcupine: Harold, King, Gervais (King to Queen), Mildred, Krznaric (King to Queen)

Monday January 20 Starting 9:30 PM:

Timmins South: Algonquin (Mountjoy to Mattagami)

Schumacher: Algonquin (Brunette to Hwy 655), Highway 101 (Hwy 655 to Carium)

Tuesday January 21 Starting 9:30 PM:

Mountjoy: Riverside (Mattagami to Clifford)

Timmins North: Waterloo (Algonquin to Ross), Rea (Algonquin to Ross), Messines, Vimy

Wednesday January 22 starting 9:30 PM:

Mountjoy: Riverside (Clifford to Shirley), Shirley (Bonaventure to Lafleur)

Timmins North: Toke (Sixth to Ross), Ross (Hwy 655 to Cedar)

Daytime Snow Removal 7:30 Am to 4:00 PM

From January 19 to January 24, 2020, the Public Works Department wishes to inform the public that crews may be doing snow removal.

Monday January 20 Starting 7:30 AM:

Timmins South: Wilcox (Wilson to Sterling), Cody, Leblanc, Coronation

South Porcupine: Spillenaar, Grace, Daniel, David, Tyyne

Tuesday January 21 Starting 7:30 AM:

Timmins North: Hemlock (Fifth to Ross), Tamarack (Eighth to Ross), Seventh

South Porcupine: Michener, Girdwood, Renison, Bergeron

Wednesday January 22 Starting at 7:30 AM:

Timmins North: Bartleman, Eyre, Churchill, Richelieu, Rochdale

South Porcupine: Clement, Eric, Viola, Lawrence

Thursday January 23 Starting at 7:30 AM:

Schumacher: Brundy, Claimpost, Delost, Prospector

Friday January 24 Starting at 7:30 AM:

Timmins North: Melrose, University, Dieppe, Reg Pope, Graye

Porcupine: Dixon, Coott, Carols, Haileybury  

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 11:30 PM to 7:30 AM, from November 1 through April 30.

Priority Sequence for Snow Removal Operations:

Day Operation:

Snow removal is never done in the area where waste and recycling collection 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


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

Posted by Alana Monette On 1/17/2020 at 2:51 PM  

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