Snow Removal

Every person, partnership, corporation, joint-stock company or syndicate in charge or control of any building or lot of land within the city, whether as owner, tenant, occupant, lessee or otherwise, shall remove and clear away snow and ice from a path of at least 48 inches in width from the sidewalk fronting or abutting their lot of land. Additionally:
  • Snow and ice shall be removed from sidewalks in all business districts within city limits within two business hours after the cessation of any fall of snow, sleet or freezing rain
  • Snow and ice shall not be deposited against a fire hydrant or on any sidewalk, roadway or loading and unloading area of a public transportation system
  • Snow and ice shall also be removed and cleared away from the roof of any building or other structure, which is liable to fall on any sidewalk, roadway or other public way