Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 3:57 PM

Downtown Snow Removal Operations Begin Dec. 20

Location: 
Duckworth Street and Water Street
Start Date: 
Friday, December 20, 2013 - 12:30am to 7:30am

Motorists in the City of St. John’s are advised that nighttime snow removal and street widening operations have begun in the designated downtown area on an as required basis and will continue throughout the winter.
 
Beginning at 12:30 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 20 (after midnight on Thursday, Dec. 19) and continuing until 7:30 a.m. snow is scheduled to be removed on:

  1. Duckworth Street, from Temperance Street to New Gower Street
  2. Water Street, from Waldergrave Street to Prescott Street

All vehicles must be removed from these areas between 12:30 and 7:30 a.m. Vehicles impeding the snow removal operation will be ticketed or removed and impounded at the owner's expense. The impounding fee is $141.25 plus $3 for each day the vehicle is held in storage.
 
Please call the Downtown Snow Removal Line at (709) 576-SNOW (7669) daily after 3 p.m. for an updated list of streets scheduled for overnight snow removal and/or widening operations. This information is also available on the City’s website and by e-mail subscription.
 
For further information:
Access St. John’s
Phone: 311 or (709) 754-2489