Snow Removal


The purpose of this policy is to establish and maintain uniform definitions, procedures, and expectations concerning snow and ice control operations in the City of Newton. This policy adheres to the Snow Removal ordinances found in Title VII Chapter 72 Section 72.14 of the City of Newton Code of Ordinances.

It is the goal of the City of Newton to maintain city streets at a safe level of normal winter driving conditions during and after a winter storm event to assure deliveries of goods, emergency services and to provide access to the motoring public.

Click here to view the City of Newton Snow Removal Policy (PDF).

For more information, view Snow Removal and Downtown Snow Hauling Operations (PDF).

To find out if Snow Removal Operations are in effect for the City of Newton, call: 641-791-SNOW (7669)

For Downtown Snow Hauling District operations information, call: 641-792-0411