Snow & Ice Control Procedures

No activity by Streets and Sanitation (Public Works) between the hours of 7:00pm and 4:00am

(except if freezing rain or glare ice areas are causing extreme traffic hazard areas).

Areas that are treated are:

  • Bus and Truck Routes
  • Arterial Streets
  • State Highways and County Trunk Roads within the City of Manitowoc

Streets and Sanitation (Public Works) Operations Manager or On-Duty Supervisor will make the decision for 4:00am start.

General plow (entire city) called by the Mayor for the city streets to be plowed and parking ban to be placed.

Sand barrels for slippery spots can be used by the Police Department for slippery intersections. Most of the sand barrels have been placed strategically in the areas of potential slippery areas.