Service updates

Status: The overnight winter parking ban is NOT currently enforced.
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Date & Time of Update 8:50 a.m. | Monday, April 9, 2018
Weather Event END TIME: 5 a.m. | Monday, April 9, 2018
Status: Between 5-10 cm of snowfall accumulated overnight. The majority of all main arterial streets are cleared and passable this morning with isolated slippery conditions in some locations. Operations focused on preparations for the morning commute and completing the residential streets. Sidewalk operations are active and conditions are steadily improving. Pedestrians and motorists should exercise caution and expect winter conditions this morning.
Street type When clearing begins When clearing should be completed. What clearing should look like
Main arterials (Priority 1) After 2 cm of snowfall Monday 5 p.m. - 12 hours from end of weather event to full driving lanes Bare pavement driving lanes
Halifax Transit routes & collector roads (Priority 1) After 2 cm of snowfall Monday 5 p.m. -12 hours from end of event to 3 metres centreline bare 3 metres centreline bare
Residential streets with greater than 10% slope that serve as snow routes for Halifax Transit (Priority 1) After 4 cm of snowfall Monday 5 p.m. -12 hours from end of weather event to centre line bare and 2 lane widt Centreline bare
Residential streets (Priority 2) After 10 cm of snowfall Monday 11 a.m. - Cut-throughs completed within first 6 hours and repeated every 8 hours during extended periods of snow Cut-through
After 10 cm of snowfall Tuesday 5 a.m - 24 hours from end of weather event to 2 lane widths Snow-covered, passable
Gravel roads and private lanes (Priority 2) After 10 cm of snowfall Tuesday 5 a.m - 24 hours from end of weather event to snow-covered, passable state Snow-covered, passable
Sidewalk type When clearing begins When clearing should be completed. What clearing should look like
Downtown Halifax & Dartmouth (Priority 1) After 5 cm of snowfall Monday 5 p.m. - 12 hours from end of weather event See below
Main arterials (Priority 1) After 15 cm of snowfall 12 hours from end of weather event See below
School drop-off zones and Halifax Transit routes (Priority 2) After 15 cm of snowfall 18 hours from end of weather event See below
Residential streets/ walkways (Priority 3) After 15 cm of snowfall 36 hours from end of weather event See below
Intersections/ bus stops After sidewalks are completed 48 hours from end of weather event