February 25, 2016: De-icing operation on the sidewalks in progress
25 février 2016
Saint-Laurent, February 25, 2016 - Snow removal and de-icing operations have been completed on Saint-Laurent's public roadways. The teams at Public works are currently de-icing all the sidewalks in the borough using salt and abrasives.
Pedestrians and motorists are asked to proceed with extreme caution
As a result of temperatures fluctuating above and below the freezing point, which produces precipitation comprising snow mixed with rain and freezing rain, citizens, including motorists and pedestrians, are asked to use extreme caution.
Saint-Laurent uses an annual average of between 7000 and 8000 tons of salt and abrasives to de-ice its sidewalks.