Snow Removal Forecast

Priority Routes in Slave Lake

Snow Storage Even Year Map
(Snow storage years are based by the year of commencement and do not switch over on January 1st)

Snow Removal Service Levels

Snow Removal Forecast

Snow Removal Grader
C4) Snow Removal

Update as of January 18th, 2023 at 3:30pm

January. 19, 2023 – Snow Plowing will be completing the S.E. Residential, North of 6 Ave. Once completed, operations will then move onto S.W. Residential.

January. 20, 2023 – Snow Plowing in Priority 4, Residential: NW quadrant.

                                 – Grading on Gravel roads, Industrial areas.

Downtown Core Clean-up

Monday, January. 23, 2023 - Starting at 10:00pm 

Contracted out trucking services will be hauling snow piles out from: 12:00am – 8:00am


To allow for safe and efficient snow removal, please watch for orange Snow Removal signage posted in your neighbourhood and remove vehicles that are parked on affected roadways.


Affected areas:

downtown core haulDo not park on the street.


January. 24, 2023 – When Downtown Core is complete, snow piles that are stored in cul-de-sacs will be removed. Once we start, it can take a couple days to clear every cul-de-sac in town.


Please refer to the priority routes map located at the top of the page to see the location of priority routes within town. Priority 1 routes will be cleared again if significant snowfall occurs.


During the 2022-’23 Winter Season, Snow Plowing Operations have cleared approximately 110 km of town roadways. 




Priority 1           Emergency

4 times

Priority 2                    Mains

4 times

Priority 3              Collectors

5 times

Priority 4             Residential

1 time

Downtown Core

2 times


1 time


Cemetery Road

2 times


2 times

Recycle Center

2 times


2 times

Lift Stations

3 times

Bulk Water & Sewer Station

3 times


4 times


For safe and efficient snow removal: 

If you see crews working on your street, please try to move vehicles that are parked on the street before equipment makes their first pass. Please remove any other obstructions that might impact snow removal operations. 


Driving around working equipment:

For everybody’s safety we ask the public to please be considerate while crews conduct their work. Be courteous when approaching heavy equipment. Slow down, follow from a safe distance, or take another route to give operators safe distance to reverse and efficiently clear town roadways.