City Updates on Freezing Rain Conditions

Monday, February 4, 2019

With the significant freezing rain conditions and decreasing temperatures, the City's would like to provide the following updates and reminders.

  • Garbage collection and recycling scheduled for Tuesday will be cancelled. Next Tuesday's collection shall allow for a four a (4) bag limit for those routes affected.
  • As of 8 p.m. Transit Services will end for the evening. Operations are expected to resume as normal tomorrow morning.
  • All programming at City arenas and the Northern Community Centre will be closed for the remainder of the evening.
  • Motorists are reminded to drive according to the conditions and allow space for heavy equipment operators to clear and sand roadways safely and efficiently.
  • Pedestrians are cautioned of slippery conditions on sidewalks due to the decreasing temperatures.
  • The parking by-law remains in effect with motorists not permitted to park on city streets during the winter months between midnight and 6 a.m.
The City of Sault Ste. Marie thanks residents for their cooperation. Further updates will be provided as appropriate. For more information, residents may contact Public Works at 705-759-5201 or email or phone Transit Services at 705-759-5438.
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