Dude, where's my plow? City of Windsor rolls out truck-tracking tech

Just in time for the season's first possible snow fall, the City of Windsor has launched a service allowing residents to see where plows and salt trucks have travelled.

Residents can check online to see where plows and salt trucks have been working

Just in time for the first possible snow fall of the season, the City of Windsor has launched a service allowing residents to see where plows and salt trucks have travelled in the last two hours.

​Information on the site will be delayed by approximately 30 minutes, said Dwayne Dawson, the City's executive director of operations. Every Monday, the activity of the fleet during the previous week will available to download.

The new service is part of the City's Open Data efforts.

A screenshot of the City of Windsor's new online plow tracker. (CBC)