Alley Snow Removal FAQs

When is snow removed from alleys?

Alley snow removal may occur when other higher priority roads have been cleared to an acceptable condition. It is handled separately from residential street snow removal.

What do I need to do to prepare for alley snow removal?

Please ensure vehicles, waste and organics carts, driveway ramps and other items are removed from alleys so that crews can do their job safely and efficiently.

How can I check the progress of alley snow removal?

When alley snow removal is active, progress is updated on a daily basis (Monday to Friday) on the City's website.

Will alley snow removal interfere with waste collection?

No. Alley snow removal schedules will be adjusted as required to accommodate waste collection.