County reports plowing cost, goals to public
Plowing roads in Crow Wing County after the Dec. 2-6 storm that dropped 18 inches on the lakes area cost $239 per mile of roadway. The total cost for that storm, including salt, sand, equipment and personnel costs, was $148,007.
Compare that to the Dec. 22-23 storm, which dropped 2.5 inches. Plowing for that storm cost $38 per mile, totaling $24,444, according to the county’s website.
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