Sidewalk Snow Removal

It is the responsibility of the property owner to remove snow and ice from the sidewalk in front of or adjacent to their property.  The minimum assessment for snow/ice removal on any city sidewalk over a 12 month period is as follows:  1st offense - $300, 2nd offense - $350 plus a $376 citation, and 3rd offense - $350 plus a $565 citation.  Click on the link to see more information listed in the Manitowoc Municipal Code 7.210.

Under this ordinance, it is also unlawful for any person or property owner to deposit any snow or ice onto any street, alley, walkway, or other public place in the city from private property. Property owners who practice this will be fined.

To report a sidewalk which has not had snow or ice removed in a timely manner, click here.