Lansing Renews Snow-Removal Ordinance

By: News 10
By: News 10
City Council decides not to change amount of time to clear sidewalks after snowfall.

A Bosnian man shovels snow in front of a car stuck in snow near Sarajevo, Bosnia, on Monday, May 14, 2012. (AP Photo/Amel Emric)

The Lansing City Council voted Monday night to renew the city's snow-removal ordinance indefinitely. It had been set to expire July 30th. The Council chose not to reduce the amount of time homeowners have to clear their sidewalks. Council members had been considering cutting the amount of time after a first warning from 24 to 16 hours before city crews would clear the walk and bill homeowners. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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