Get out and enjoy Minneapolis parks year round!

Preparation & Maintenance

Throughout the winter, our dedicated crews prepare and maintain:

Learn about our parkway maintenance.

Snow Removal

We take steps to safely remove snow within 24 hours of the end of a snowfall. In the event of storm conditions, snow removal timelines may increase. We appreciate your patience and understanding in these circumstances.

Snow Removal Priorities

We clear snow in the following order:

  1. Parking lots
  2. Perimeter sidewalks
  3. Interior pathways
  4. Ice rinks

Parkway snow and ice control is provided by the City of Minneapolis Public Works.

Minneapolis trail snow removal

Call 612-230-6400 or email maintenance@minneapolisparks.org for more information or to report a concern.

Visit the City of Minneapolis website for snow emergency parking rules and routes for city streets and parkways.