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VIDEO: Between Snow Events, At Work

January 07, 2013 By Tom Niemisto, Video Production Specialist

There's a common misconception that winter public works crews operate only during snow emergencies. Not the case, says Mike Kennedy, director of maintenance and repair for the City of Minneapolis. While it's all hands on deck 24-7 for snow emergencies, in the interim, workers enforce sidewalk ordinances, remove graffiti, patch potholes, distribute salt and sand, and repair roads and bridges that enable transportation and commerce in Minnesota.


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