Winter street in Edmonton

The City maintains main roads, bus routes, bike routes and multi-use trails, residential roads and alleys throughout the winter.

When it snows, the City has a plan to efficiently clear roadways, protected bike lanes, multi-use trails and city-maintained sidewalks and bus stops.

Snow Clearing During Snowfalls

While snow is falling, equipment and crews:

  • Focus on clearing major roadways like Whitemud Drive and Yellowhead Trail
  • Clear and apply sand/salt to on/off ramps, bridge decks and river valley hills

When snow stops falling, the Snow Clearing Priority Plan begins.