The city of Brainerd declared a snow emergency effective at 5 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18.

Snow plowing will begin at 5 a.m. Saturday on the following streets:

• All snow emergency routes.

• All north/south streets or streets that generally run north-south.

• All streets west of the Mississippi River.

• All streets south of Wright Street.



The city will plow all city streets Saturday. Clean-up will begin at 6 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21, on the following streets:

• All snow emergency routes.

• All east/west streets or streets that generally run east-west where cars were plowed around on Saturday. Hauling of snow from the central business district will also take place.



Vehicles parked on east/west streets Saturday will be plowed around. Vehicles should be moved from east/west streets to north/south streets before Tuesday morning.

Cars parked on snow emergency routes will be ticketed and towed immediately.

Parking is banned on ever north/south street Saturday until it has been plowed from curb to curb. All vehicles plowed around on the north/south streets will be issued a $25 parking citation. Vehicles that are not moved within 48 hours of being plowed around will be towed at the owner’s expense.

More information on snow emergencies is available at https://www.ci.brainerd.mn.us/182/Snow-Emergencies.