Winter Operations

Snow Removal, Mailboxes, Right of Ways Etc.


Important things to remember:

  • Glenville Code §1219; It is unlawful to throw or deposit snow or ice in the roadway.
  • In the event of a heavy wet snow storm, please refrain from placing garbage cans at road edge.
  • Placement of structures in the town’s roadways and right of ways are prohibited and slow down the process.
  • Parking of vehicles is prohibited from parking on town roadways between the hours of 3 am and 6 am commencing November 15th through April 1st.
  • Parking is prohibited on or along town roadways for 48 hours after a snowfall exceeding an average depth of three inches.


Front of box should be parallel with the edge of pavement. There should be a clearance of 48" to 60" from bottom of box to pavement. Extend box beyond end of post. Attach board holding box to post with screws or doubleheaded nails, permitting easy removal if necessary to adjust box height.


The Town's right of way is either 25' or 30' from center lane of road. Nothing should be placed or erected in the town's right of way. This includes basketball hoops, soccer nets, fences, sprinklers.