Snow removal is beginning in Yellowknife next week. Snow removal begins at 12:00 a.m. each day and takes place during the early morning to avoid conflicts with drivers, people walking and children at play.
The snow removal schedule for the week of December 9th-13th is as followed:
- Franklin Avenue from 48th Street to 43rd Street; and
- 51st Street from 49th Avenue to 52nd Avenue.
- 53rd Street from Franklin Avenue to 49th Avenue;
- 49th Avenue from 53rd Street to 47th Street; and
- 52nd Street from Franklin Avenue to 52nd Avenue.
- 52nd Street from 49th Avenue to Franklin Avenue;
- 51st Avenue from 52nd Street to 46th Street; and
- 53rd Street from Franklin Avenue to 52nd Avenue.
- 46th Street from 52nd Avenue to Weledeh School; and
- 52nd Avenue from 56th Street to 48th Street.
- 52nd Avenue from 48th Street to Franklin Avenue; and
- 52nd Street from 52nd Avenue to 54th Avenue.
Residents must make sure that parked vehicles are removed from these streets by midnight or they will be towed. People are also advised that there will be traffic delays in snow removal areas and if possible, to use an alternate route to avoid delays.