Chapter 12.65
SNOW EMERGENCY ROUTES

Sections:

12.65.010    Designation.

12.65.020    Publication.

12.65.030    Snow emergency – Declaration authority – News bulletin.

12.65.040    Coordination of snow removal activities with other jurisdictions.

12.65.010 Designation.

Certain arterial highways and school bus routes in the City of Kenmore, to be identified and so designated by the director of public works, are declared snow emergency routes. Such snow emergency routes shall be the first streets to be sanded and/or cleared of snow. [Ord. 03-0180 §§ 1, 2; Ord. 02-0141 § 1; Ord. 98-0024 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 14.48.010).]

12.65.020 Publication.

The director of public works shall issue a news bulletin to all newspapers of general circulation serving the City of Kenmore, a listing of all such snow emergency routes. Such listing of snow emergency routes shall be prepared and a news bulletin issued within two weeks of January 29, 1973, and thereafter annually, prior to the second Monday in November. [Ord. 03-0180 §§ 1, 2; Ord. 02-0141 § 1; Ord. 98-0024 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 14.48.020).]

12.65.030 Snow emergency – Declaration authority – News bulletin.

A. The director of public works or his authorized representative is empowered to declare a snow emergency. The director shall establish guidelines for conditions which will warrant the declaring of a snow emergency.

B. When a snow emergency is declared, the director shall issue an emergency news bulletin to all radio and television stations and newspapers serving the City of Kenmore, and to the chief of the police department, so that there may be coordination for the deployment of personnel and equipment. [Ord. 03-0180 §§ 1, 2; Ord. 02-0141 § 1; Ord. 98-0024 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 14.48.030).]

12.65.040 Coordination of snow removal activities with other jurisdictions.

The director of public works shall coordinate City of Kenmore snow removal activities with federal, State, county and local jurisdictions located within or adjacent to the City of Kenmore for the purpose of continuity in clearing snow emergency routes. [Ord. 03-0180 §§ 1, 2; Ord. 02-0141 § 1; Ord. 98-0024 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 14.48.040).]