Snow Clearing Updates – Feb 7 2017 – 4:30 pm

Forecast as of 4:30pm
Freezing rain,ice pellets and rain commenced 11:30am today expected to continue thru to 6pm turning to rain ending at 2am Wednesday morning
**Freezing rain warning in effect for: City of Toronto
Hazardous winter travelling conditions can be expected across the GTA

Summary of winter maintenance activities

As of 4:30pm on Tuesday February 7, 2017
Arterial Road
2nd Round deployed 3:45pm estimated completion 7:15pm
1 round completed

Collector Roads
2nd round back to back estimated completion 9:00pm
Salters deployed 11:35am estimated completion 4:30 pm

Local Roads
Salters deployed 12:40pm estimated completion 1:00am Feb 8

Laneway Roads
Salters deployed 11:45am estimated completion 11:45am Feb 9th

Humber Bay Waterfront Trail (Humber River to Mississauga Border)
2nd Round Salting deployed 3:50pm estimated completion 10:00pm
Salters deployed 11:45am completed 3:15pm

Sidewalks
Sidewalk Salters deployed to High Pedestrian sidewalks 1:00 pm to approx 7:00pm Low pedestrians sidewalks to commence immediately following estimated completion 1:00am Feb 8

Bus Stops and Crosswalks
Salting in conjunction with Sidewalk equipment 1:00 pm estimated completion 1:00am Feb 8

Seniors Sidewalks
In house forces deployed 1:00pm completion for day 7:30 pm
to re-commence Feb 8 6:00am - 3 day completion time

Snow Removal
No Activity

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Snow Clearing Updates – Feb 7 2017 – 1:00 pm

Forecast as of 1:00pm
Freezing rain/ice pellets commenced 11:30am today expected to continue thru to 5pm turning to rain ending at 2am Wednesday morning
**Freezing rain warning in effect for: City of Toronto
Hazardous winter travelling conditions can be expected across the GTA

Summary of winter maintenance activities

As of 10:30am on Tuesday February 7, 2017
Arterial Road
Salters deployed 11:30am estimated completion 2:30 pm

Collector Roads
Salters deployed 11:35am estimated completion 4:30 pm

Local Roads
Salters deployed 12:40pm estimated completion 10:30 pm

Laneway Roads
Salters deployed 11:45am estimated completion 11:45am Feb 9th
Humber Bay Waterfront Trail (Humber River to Mississauga Border)
Salters deployed 11:45am estimated completion 5:00 pm

Sidewalks
Sidewalk Salters deployed to High Pedestrian sidewalks 1:00 pm estimated completion 7:00pm

Bus Stops and Crosswalks
Salting in conjunction with Sidewalk equipment 1:00 pm estimated completion 7:00pm

Seniors Sidewalks
In house forces deployed 1:00pm completion for day 7:30 pm
3 day completion time

Snow Removal
No Activity

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Snow Clearing Updates – Feb 7 2017 – 10:30 am

Forecast as of 10:30am
Freezing rain/ice pellets warning revised at 8:30am indicating new arrival time at Noon today thru to 5pm turning to rain ending at 2am Wednesday morning
**Freezing rain warning in effect for: City of Toronto
Hazardous winter travelling conditions can be expected across the GTA.

Summary of winter maintenance activities

As of 10:30am on Tuesday February 7, 2017
Arterial Road
Salters recalled from loaded standby 9:00am

Collector Roads
Salters recalled from loaded standby 9:00am

Local Roads
Salters recalled from standby 9:00am

Laneway Roads
Salters recalled from standby 9:00am

Humber Bay Waterfront Trail
No Activity

Sidewalks
Salters recalled from standby 9:00am

Bus Stops and Crosswalks
No Activity

Seniors Sidewalks
No Activity

Snow Removal
No Activity

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Snow Clearing Updates – Feb 6 2017 – 3:00 pm

Forecast as of 3:00pm

95% POP freezing rain /rain mix beginning 7:00am 1 - 2 mm of freezing rain expected before converting to rain after 3:00pm Tuesday afternoon
**Special weather statement in effect for: City of Toronto
A period of freezing rain likely Tuesday.
Hazardous winter travelling conditions can be expected across the GTA.

Summary of winter maintenance activities

As of 3:00pm on Monday February 6, 2017

Arterial Road
Anti Icing to be deployed 10:00pm estimated completion 4:30am Feb 7

Collector Roads
Anti Icing to be deployed 10:00pm estimated completion 4:30am Feb 7

Steep Local Roads
Anti Icing deployed 9:55am Completed 1:45pm

Local Roads
No Activity

Laneway Roads
No Activity

Humber Bay Waterfront Trail
No Activity

Sidewalks
No Activity

Bus Stops and Crosswalks
No Activity

Seniors Sidewalks
No Activity

Snow Removal
No Activity

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Snow Clearing Updates – Feb 5 2017 – 4:00 pm

Forecast as of 4:00pm

25% scattered flurries overnight Sunday, with temperatures at or below freezing.
45% POP of flurries Monday
Special weather statement in effect for City of Toronto, potential for rain, freezing rain or snow event Tuesday.

Summary of winter maintenance activities

As of 4:00pm Sunday February 5, 2017

Arterial Road
Salters deployed 9:50am completed 12:45pm

Collector Roads
Salters deployed 9:50am completed 2:50pm

Local Roads
No Activity

Laneway Roads
No Activity

Humber Bay Waterfront Trail
Salter deployed 9:50am Humber River to Mississauga Border completed 2:30pm

Sidewalks
No Activity

Bus Stops and Crosswalks
No Activity

Seniors Sidewalks
No Activity

Snow Removal
No Activity

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Snow Clearing Updates – Feb 5 2017 – 10:45 am

Forecast as of 10:45am
80% POP flurries continuing to 12:00noon
Clear, fair weather expected overnight Sunday
20% POP of flurries Monday
Special weather statement in effect for City of Toronto, potential for rain, freezing rain or snow event Tuesday.

Summary of winter maintenance activities

As of 10:45am on Sunday February 5, 2017

Arterial Road
Salters deployed 9:50am estimated completion 1:00pm

Collector Roads
Salters deployed 9:50am estimated completion 3:00pm

Local Roads
No Activity

Laneway Roads
No Activity

Humber Bay Waterfront Trail
Salter deployed 9:50am Humber River to Mississauga Border Estimated completion 2:00pm

Sidewalks
No Activity

Bus Stops and Crosswalks
No Activity

Seniors Sidewalks
No Activity

Snow Removal
No Activity

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Black History Month proclaimed in the City of Toronto

News Release

February 1, 2017

Black History Month proclaimed in the City of Toronto

Mayor John Tory has proclaimed February as Black History Month in the City of Toronto, where a number of exhibits, lectures, events and other programming has been planned to take place at libraries, community centres and other public centres across the city.

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