A snow emergency is declared in the City of Brainerd whenever there is a snow fall accumulation of four or more inches of snow.
On the first day of a Snow Emergency, parking is prohibited on all Snow Emergency Routes (PDF), North/South streets, all streets west of the Mississippi River, and all streets south of Willow Street until they have been plowed from curb to curb.
On the second day of a snow emergency, parking is prohibited on all remaining east/west streets until they have been plowed from curb to curb.
All vehicles plowed around during a Snow Emergency will be subject to receiving a $25 parking fine.
Any vehicle which
remains unmoved for a period of 48 hours following its being plowed
around will be towed at the owners expense.
When a snow
emergency is declared, this information page will be updated to provide
current snow plowing information. Declarations of snow emergencies are
also sent to the local news media and Charter Communications.
For more information about snow emergencies, please contact the City
Engineer's office at 218-828-2309 during business hours (7:30 a.m. -
4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday).