The Public Works Department is responsible for snow removal on 286 lane miles of roadway and 144 cul-de-sacs utilizing ten trucks. The City follows the guidelines per the Winter Weather Policy to provide the most effective snow removal operation possible.
Public Works staff monitors all weather forecasts and road conditions before, during and after an event to determine the best course of action. Periodic notifications will be posted on this website and Facebook detailing where crews are at in the process.
Emergency / Priority Snow Route Map
The City of Belton streets are divided into three different categories based off the street function, traffic volume and importance to the welfare of the community, Accordingly, these categories are designed to provide the maximum possible coverage to higher volume, safety sensitive areas first.
- Emergency Snow Routes / Primary - Thoroughfares and Main Collectors; These roadways are considered to be the highest priority and shall be completed first during plowing operations.
- Residential - Streets not classified as an emergency snow route or primary route and will be completed after emergency snow routes/primary routes are cleared.
- Cul-de-sacs - Shall be completed last. Depending on the amount of snow and funding, staff may utilize outside resources to assist the clearing cul-de-sacs.
The Missouri Department of Transportation is responsible for plowing and treatment of I-49, 58 Highway and Y highway through the City of Belton. Valuable information is available on the MoDOT website regarding road conditions throughout the State.
MoDOT Travel Conditions Map
(888)-ASK MoDOT (275-6636)