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Snow Removal

5 Alerts
February 5, 2017 7:04 PM

Snow plow operations begin at midnight Sunday, 2/5/17

Snow crews begin plowing operations at midnight (2/5/17). At midnight tonight, crews will plow snow from streets in the downtown and school zones. Residents are asked to utilize off street parking starting at midnight tonight.

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January 31, 2017 4:00 PM

Update: 1/31/17 Snow crews working until 8 PM

Crews continue to plow streets in residential areas until 8 PM tonight. An evaluation of current street and snow conditions resulted in a revision to previous information shared which indicated crews would plow in the downtown and school zone at midnight...

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December 9, 2016 3:11 PM

Sunday, January 8, 2017, snow plow operations will begin at approx 1 PM.

In general, when roads are icy or snow depth is 1 inch, and it is still snowing, arterial streets and hills get sanded or deiced. Plowing starts when the snow depth is 4 inches and it is still snowing with forecast of more snow or extended cold.

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December 8, 2016 7:51 AM

Tuesday, 1/31/17, snow plow crews are mobilized

Snow crews are mobilized as of this morning (1/31/17). Crews are working in residential areas this morning and afternoon to plow snow from streets. At midnight tonight, crews will continue to plow snow from streets in the downtown and school zones....

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December 2, 2016 8:21 AM

December 5, 2016 deicing crew planned for dispatch at 10:15 PM

The City of Ellensburg provides winter care for our roads. The city is divided into six plowing sections, and there are three priority levels that guide crew’s work. First priority goes to primary arterials and streets which buses use to reach public...

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