Who is responsible for clearing sidewalks and bikepaths?

It is the property owner’s responsibility to keep the sidewalks adjacent to their property clear of snow and ice per Kalispell Municipal Code 24-17. This City Code applies to all businesses and residents within city limits. Prompt removal of snow and ice keep the sidewalks safe and accessible for pedestrian passage. 

The responsibility to keep bike paths clear of snow is addressed in Kalispell Municipal Code 28-03-16 “Sidewalks or bike paths, in instances where a bike path takes the place of a sidewalk along the adjacent street, shall be kept clear of snow, debris, bushes, etc., by the adjacent property owner or by an owners association if one is created for that purpose.” 

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1. Can you tell me exactly when my street will be plowed?
2. Why is snow pushed in front of my driveway and/or on my sidewalk? Will you come and clear it?
3. What if I am unable to clear the snow from my sidewalk or driveway because of age or disability?
4. Why do City plow trucks push snow into my driveway after I clean it?
5. How can I minimize the snow that gets plowed in my driveway?
6. Does the City allow snow to be plowed or shoveled into the street?
7. Why doesn't the City plow alleys?
8. Who is responsible for clearing sidewalks and bikepaths?
9. Who should clear fire hydrants of snow?
10. The Post Office has told me they will not deliver mail because of the snow in front of the mailboxes. What will the City do?
11. Who do I contact if a City snow plow damages my lawn?