Cochrane grade 3 students have come up with some pretty creative names for the town's four snowplows and a brand-new dedicated street sweeper.

Now, the town is calling upon the rest of the community to join in on the fun by voting for their favourites.

Residents are invited to cast their vote before Nov. 27 by visiting The winning names will adorn the sides of our real snow plows 

Here's the shortlisted names selected by town administration, based on creativity, popularity, and how well the names capture the unique spirit of Cochrane.

Proposed snow plow names: 

  • Plowy McPlowface
  • Rusty the Snow Plow 
  • Snow Plow Rocky 
  • Snow Ball 
  • Snow Crusher
  • Plow Chica Plow Plow
  • Blizzo
  • Snow Eater 
  • Snowy Deer Snow Plow 
  • Sleetwood Mac 
  • Blizzard of Oz
  • Ctrl+salt+delete
  • Yerr a blizzard, Harry 
  • Saul T. Streets
  • The Snow Digger 
  • Super Scooper
  • Snowbell 

Proposed street sweeper names:

  • Very Sweepy 
  • Wildflower the Street Sweeper 
  • Dust Booter
  • Sweeping Beauty
  • Hurry Hard
  • Storm Sweeper 
  • Cochrane Deer Street Sweeper
  • Gotta Sweep 
  • Mr. Dusty Dirt Devil
  • Dusty
  • Super Sweeper 

Grade 3 students from seven schools participated in the snowplow naming contest: Westbrook Elementary, Rancheview, Glenbow Elementary, Fireside, École Notre-Dame Des Vallees, Holy Spirit School, and Cochrane Christian Academy.

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