The first response to all snowfalls is to apply sand or salt, depending on conditions, to main roads and bus routes. Plowing starts when snow has accumulated on the main roads and the weather forecast calls for continued snowfall.
When snow falls, the City works hard to keep Edmonton’s streets safe. To ensure our roads, bike lanes and multi-use trails are as safe as possible, we need your help. Find out more about how the City responds to snow on major roads and in your neighbourhood.