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Winter Storm Information

 

 

The Department of Public Works is preparing for another winter season.   Select the link below to review our current snow removal plan:

INTERESTING FACTS

Average number of winter weather related events

 24

Miles of Roads

 52

Annual inches of snowfall

 45

Number of Plow Routes

 8

Number of Sanding Routes

 8

Number of Town Parking Lots

 13

Length of Town Sidewalks in miles

 3

Hours to Salt / Sand the Town once

3

Hours to Plow the Town once

4.5

Hours needed after snowfall stops to complete clean up

4-6

DPW employees available for Winter Storms

14

WPCA employees available for additional plowing when needed

7

Cost per hour for full snow removal operations

 $522.00

Cost per ton of salt

 $53.10

Cost per ton of treated salt

$79.83

Average tons of salt used per event

40

Average tons of treated salt used per event (parking lots only)

5

Cost per ton of salt / sand mix

$44.10

Average tons of salt / sand mix used per year

250

 
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