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Minneapolis To Replace, Modify Snow Emergency Signs

The City of Minneapolis plans to replace all 5,500 Snow Emergency Route signs.

01/14/2013

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Good Question: How Do Cities Decide Which Roads Get Plowed First?

With 900 miles of streets, it takes a good three days for about 70 Minneapolis plows to get the city curb-to-curb clean.

12/10/2012

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Storm’s Aftermath Causes Headaches For Drivers, Injuries For Walkers

Area streets have improved the day after the big snow storm, but they’ve also become snow packed and ice covered.

12/10/2012

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Electronic Signs To Warn Motorists Of Snow Emergencies

A number of electronic signs should help alert motorists avoid getting ticketed and towed in Minneapolis this winter.

11/27/2012

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Nearly 2K Vehicles Ticketed, 795 Towed In St. Paul

Several St. Paul residents are a bit poorer today.

03/01/2012

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St. Paul Declares Snow Emergency, Not So For Minneapolis

The City of St. Paul declared a snow emergency Wednesday afternoon following the winter storm that struck the Twin Cities metro area earlier in the morning.

02/29/2012

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Coming Storm Threatens Low Snow Emergency Streak

Snow in the forecast could break our zero snow emergency streak.

02/27/2012

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Mpls Uses Digital Billboards For Snow Emergencies

Minneapolis officials are launching a new tool to let drivers know when the city is under a snow emergency.

12/07/2011

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Winter Parking Restrictions End In Minneapolis

Minneapolis has lifted the winter parking restrictions, which limited parking to one side of most neighborhood streets to create better access for emergency vehicles.

03/21/2011

Bloomington

Mpls. Declares Snow Emergency, New Seasonal Record

The City of Minneapolis has declared its eight snow emergency this winter, which sets a new seasonal record.

02/21/2011

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City Of Minneapolis: Parkers Please Comply

Drivers are still flooding impound lots to pick up their cars after Minneapolis and St. Paul both declared snow emergencies this past weekend.

12/27/2010

A person digs out his driveway after a snow storm December 12, 2010 in Minneapolis. (credit: Tom Dahlin/Getty Images)

Minneapolis Winter Parking Restrictions Begin Friday

Finding street parking in Minneapolis is about to get a whole lot tougher.

12/16/2010

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Drivers Caught Off Guard With 2nd Snow Emergency

The Minneapolis impound lot is buzzing with frustrated drivers. Many say they didn’t hear about the second snow emergency.

12/14/2010

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Minneapolis Declares Snow Emergency … Again

The City of Minneapolis declared a second consecutive snow emergency to give crews more time to clear the 17 inches of snow that fell over the city over the weekend.

12/13/2010

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Street Clearing A Big Task in Minneapolis

Digging out from the weekend snowstorm is taking longer than usual. In Minneapolis, it’s day three of the snow emergency, which bans parking on the odd side of residential streets until 8 p.m. Monday.

12/13/2010

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