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Chicago Shovels

Chicago is strongest when people, government and business work together in the face of adversity, challenges, and even Mother Nature. Chicago Shovels is a tool to help connect the public with City winter resources and empower neighbors to come together to help Chicago navigate winter.

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Plow Tracker Join the Snow Corp Winter Apps Adopt a Sidewalk
Plow Tracker Snow Corps Winter Apps Adopt a Sidewalk
See where City snow plows are in real-time Lend a hand to Chicagoans in need  Useful digital apps created by Chicago developers Help shovel a sidewalk
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