Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay Snow Clearing Update
February 27, 2015
The following snow clearing update is provided by the Department of Public Works:
Scraping and widening of streets continues. The following streets are scheduled for today: Montagnais, Saunders and Johnny Hill in the Valley area of Town; Valley View, Thompson and MacDonald in the MOT area.
Over the weekend the following streets are scheduled:
• Valley Area: Montagnais, Saunders, Johnny Hill, Cabot, Cartwright, Paddon, Elizabeth, Riverview, Travespine
• MOT Area: Valley View, Thompson, MacDonald, St. Laurent, MacKenzie, Abbott, Cherry Wood, Burnwood
• Spruce Park Area: Lake, Park, Spruce
If possible, residents are asked to avoid these areas as you may encounter delays with equipment operating.
Once a street is scraped, the blower follows to remove the scraped materials. Please be aware there may be a delay before the blower catches up. A loader is also used to remove the excess scraped materials.
Fire hydrants are being exposed as streets are being scraped and widened.
It is anticipated that 90% of the snow clearing efforts will be completed towards the end of next week. Crews will continue to work from 8:00am to midnight.