Vail offers reminders on snow clearing

By Edward Stoner

VAIL — The town of Vail is reminding residents that clearing snow from driveways, parking areas and sidewalks is the responsibility of the property owner. Private snowplow operators are prohibited from pushing or plowing snow into Vail’s streets and roads and from impeding access to fire hydrants. To operate a hydrant, fire crews need 7 feet to each side and a minimum of 4 feet to the back and 10 feet to the front of all fire hydrants. It is the responsibility of the contractor to store snow on private property or haul snow away. Private operators found pushing snow …

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