Snow Emergencies? 'Yes' For St. Paul, 'No' For Mpls.The City of Minneapolis will not declare a snow emergency Friday, but will send out plows to clear streets and alleys. St. Paul has declared a snow emergency effective 9 p.m. Friday night.
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.