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Snow Removal

Snow removal is an important priority for the Town. Our Public Works department endeavors to keep our roads safe by removing snow and sanding as required.  

We all play a role in snow removal in Vegreville. To ensure safe, effective, and complete removal of snow, residents are asked to avoid parking on roads designated for snow removal. 

Wondering what roads have been designated for snow removal? Find out how to stay informed below. 

Removal in order of priority  

  • Main arteries and emergency routes
  • School zones, assisted living complexes, and seniors complexes
  • Residential areasalternating daily between the north-side to the south-side of the Town
  • Vegreville Airport, as time and resources permit; and
  • Back alleys are cleared when equipment and operators are available

The roadways listed below have the greatest impact on travelling and emergency vehicles. As such, they’re cleared first.  

  • Highway 16A North to the Hospital 
  • 50 Street from 55 Avenue to 45 Avenue (Main Street) 
  • Elk’s Hall East to the Hospital – 54A Avenue 
  • 49 Street from 54 Avenue to 45 Avenue 
  • 67 Street South of Highway 16A 
  • 50 Street from 45 Avenue to 42 Avenue 
  • 48 Street South of Highway 16A to 42 Avenue 
  • 45 Avenue from 48 Street to Maple Street 
  • Maple Street from 45 Avenue to Highway 16A 
  • 55 Avenue from Highway 16A to 75 Street and North past InnoTech to Highway 16A 
  • Birch Avenue from 60 Street to 50 Street 
  • 51 Avenue from Highway 16A to 53 Street 
  • 52 Avenue from 49 Street to 53 Street and South to Highway 16A 
  • 50 Street from Elk’s Hall North to 61 Avenue 

Keep tabs here for the latest on designated snow removal routes throughout the season. 

To ensure safe, effective, and complete removal of snow, residents are asked to avoid parking on roads designated for snow removal.  


NOVEMBER 29, 2021 (Morning - Approx. 8:30 AM Start) 

The following roads are tentatively designated for snow removal:


  • 45 Street and 45A Street north of 53 Avenue to 56B Avenue
  • 46 Street from 53 Avenue north to 55 Avenue
  • 56A and 56B Avenues 
  • 54 Avenue from 47 Street east to 45 Street


NOVEMBER 25, 2021 (Morning - Approx. 8:30 AM Start) 

The following roads are tentatively designated for snow removal:


  • 58 Avenue from Birch Avenue east to 50 Street
  • 59 Avenue from 52 Street east to 43A Street
  • 46A Street, 45A Street, 44A Street, 43A Street north of 59 Avenue.



NOVEMBER 24, 2021 (Morning - Approx. 8:30 AM Start) 

The following roads are tentatively designated for snow removal: 

  • 50 Street from 55 Avenue (Elks Hall) north to 61 Avenue
  • 48 Avenue from 59 Street east to 48 Street
  • 46 Avenue from Maple Street east to 50 Street


NOVEMBER 23, 2021 (Morning - Approx. 8:30 AM Start)

The following roads are tentatively designated for snow removal:


  • 51 Avenue from 53 Street to 51 Street AND 49 Street east on Pacific Avenue to Highway 16A
  • Birch Avenue from Highway 857 East to 50 Street
  • 50 Street from 55 Avenue (Elks Hall) north to 61 Avenue.


NOVEMBER 22, 2021 (Morning - Approx. 8:30 AM Start)

The following roads are tentatively designated for snow removal:


  • 49 Street from 48 Avenue to 54 Avenue
  • 55 Avenue from 53 Street to 75 Street
  • 48 Street from 41 Avenue to 45 Avenue
  • 50 Street from 42 Avenue to 46 Avenue


NOVEMBER 19, 2021 (Morning - Approx. 8:30 AM Start)

The following roads are tentatively designated for snow removal:


  • 48 Street from 16A South to 41 Avenue
  • 45 Avenue from Maple Street East to 48 Street
  • 50 Street from 48 Avenue South to 42 Avenue (time permitting)


NOVEMBER 18, 2021 (Morning):


The following roads are tentatively designated for snow removal:

  • 60th Street (AKA Maple Street)

NOVEMBER 18, 2021 (Early Morning Start): 

The following roads are tentatively designated for snow removal:

  • Highway 16-A from 47 Street (Outlaw) west to 60 Street (A&W).
    • Crews will be working to remove windrows left behind from highway plows to ensure easier access onto Highway 16-A.


NOVEMBER 17, 2021 (Early Morning Start):

The following roads are tentatively designated for snow removal:


  • 50 street from 55 avenue south to 48 avenue
  • 52 avenue from 51 street east to 49 street
  • 51 avenue from 51 street east to 49 street
  • 49 avenue from 51 street east to 49 street













  • 67 street and access roads to BP’s and Tim Hortons.


NOVEMBER 16, 2021 (Mid-Morning Start): 

The following roads are designated for snow removal:

  • 43 Street from 16A north to 54A Avenue
  • 54A Avenue from 43 Street west to 50 Street
  • 49 Street from 54A Avenue south to 45 Avenue



                                                                   

The Town of Vegreville aims to post updated snow removal routes on our social media feeds (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram). Click the icons below and follow along for updates throughout the winter months. 

                                                       

Vehicles and Equipment cannot be kept on public roads for more than 72 consecutive hours. Municipal Enforcement Officers enforce this year-round.