Shelton’s Riverwalk gets plowed soon after latest snowstorm

Small plows could be seen Monday morning clearing snow from the new Riverwalk section behind the Avalon Shelton complex on Canal Street in downtown Shelton. (Photos by Brad Durrell)

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The plows were in action only a few hours after the most recent storm, which appears to have dropped from 5 to 6 inches of snow on Shelton from mid-day Sunday through very early Monday morning.

 

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The issue of how quickly the city has been plowing snow from the Riverwalk — including the much more heavily used section in Veterans Memorial Park, near the Shelton Farmers Market Building — has surfaced in the past few weeks.

 

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A resident of the Avalon apartment complex recently told the Board of Aldermen that the Riverwalk section near that complex hasn’t been getting plowed after storms this winter.

 

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(See more photos below)

Click below to read about Riverwalk plowing concerns:

Resident: Why isn’t the city clearing snow from the Riverwalk?

Lauretti on plowing the Riverwalk: ‘It’s a matter of time and priorities’

WINTER STROLL ON THE RIVERWALK: A helmet and ice pick might help

 

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