How do I minimize the amount of freshly shoveled snow from being plowed right back into my driveway?

Snow windrows are piles of snow that accumulate at the end of driveways during plowing and are unavoidable. There is, however, a way to minimize the dreaded "second shovel": shovel in the direction of the traffic. In other words, while facing your driveway, clear out the right corner as much as possible and place the snow "downstream" to the left of the driveway (rather than upstream or in the street). This provides a place for the pushed snow to go other than in front of your driveway.

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1. How long does it take to clear the streets?
2. What can I do to help make the snow removal process go quicker?
3. Why isn't my street plowed even though the winter snow stopped more than 12 hours ago?
4. How can I report a street that needs to be treated or re-treated?
5. What do I do if a snow plow truck causes damage to my property?
6. What do I do if I have a medical emergency?
7. How do I minimize the amount of freshly shoveled snow from being plowed right back into my driveway?