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Despite several small storms, the city of Morris has not called a snow emergency this winter season. Leaving cars on the street can make it difficult for city plow drivers to clear the streets and for residents to get their vehicles free, as this car on west Fifth Street illustrates. City Manager Blaine Hill shares information about the city’s snow policies on page A6.

City Council discusses snow, streets and sidewalks

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MORRIS – Does Morris have a problem with snow on streets and sidewalks? The answer, unsurprisingly, depends on who you ask.

Morris resident Jerry Lesmeister told the Morris City Council on Tuesday that something needs to be done about the city’s sidewalk ordinance – get rid of it or enforce it.


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Kim Ukura
Kim Ukura has served as the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune since August 2011. She graduated from the University of Minnesota, Morris in 2008 with degrees in English and journalism. She earned a master's degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin, Madison in 2010. Prior to returning to Morris to work at the Sun Tribune, she worked in trade publishing.