Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Winter Work Zone Safety

Side shot picture of an orange snow plow truck plowing snow on a highway road.

Marking and clearing your driveway of snow

Clearing your driveway

The diagram below shows how property owners can clear their driveways to reduce the possibility of becoming snowbound after plows complete their work.

A diagram showing that you should clear the end of your driveway and a couple of feet to the left of it to make a pocket for plows to drop snow into.