Thursday, March 1, 2012

Snow Clearance

Snow Clearance by susanvg
Snow Clearance, a photo by susanvg on Flickr.
Photo: February 29

Snow has come to the city and the clearing crews have been around. I think they missed working with our low snow winter as they passed several times, scraping down to pavement.

It is a complicated process with graders pushing the snow to the centre of the road, the snowblower blowing it all into a convoy of trucks and little caterpillars clearing the sidewalks. More snow on its way, so the process will start all over again.

3 comments:

  1. Wow yeah that looks like quite the complicated operation.

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  2. Our process is similar. Our plow guys have had so little work, they've been cleaning up our snow piles and pushing them back. (Making me nervous because I think they're going to scrape away my front flower bed!)

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  3. Beige and red color is a spice to the wintry landscape. I haven’t seen snow clearing crews and cars as it snows rarely here and even when it snows, it melts away next day.

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