Voting for Chicago's 'You Name a Snowplow' contest ends Tuesday

ByABC7 Chicago Digital Team WLS logo
Monday, January 16, 2023
City releases winning names for snowplow contest
After thousands of votes, the seven winners of Chicago's Name a Snowplow Contest are in.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Voting for the Chicago Streets and Sanitation's "You Name a Snowplow" contest ends Tuesday.

Chicago residents were encouraged to use their creativity to submit snowplow names by January 6. The city has since gathered names from those submissions and chosen 50 final snowplow names to be voted on.

To vote, you must be a Chicago resident and submit your 5-digit zip code.

The top six names with the most votes will be featured on one snowplow in each of the city's six snow districts.

Cast your vote at

The names include:

-Austin Plowers

-Jean Baptise Point Du Shovel

-B.B. PlowKing

-Little Dibbie

-Bean there, plowed that


-Benny the Bull-izzard

-Looper Scooper

-Best in Snow

-Ludwig Mies van der Snow

-Better Call Salt


-Big Frosty

-Mrs. O'Leary's Plow

-Bill Flurray/Bill Flurry

-My Kind of Plow'n

-Bozo the Snowplow

-Off to See the Blizzard


-O-Plow Winfrey

-Celery Salt BAE


-Chance the Scraper


_Chicago Style Plowza

-Plows on Parade

-City of Big Shovelers

-S'No Worries

-Cold Faithful

-Salter Payton

-Creedence Clear Road Survival

-Sammy Snowsa


-Sears Plower

-Erie Snowbanks

-Sir Salts-A-Lot

-Ferris Blizzard's Day Off

-Sleet Home Chicago

-Hey now, you're a plow star

-Snow Cubs Snow


-Snow Motion

-Holy Plow!

-Super Bowl Shovel

-I Pity the Snow

-The Defridgerator Perry


-the Great Plow-dini

-Ima B. Salty

-The Plowminator