News Police Remind You that Roads are Slippery SHARE ON: Mackenzie Read, contributor, Tuesday, Feb. 21st, 2017 You are being reminded to drive extra carefully today. Police say the roads are extra slippery from the freezing rain. Timmins Police Communications Coordinator Marc Depatie says main road conditions should improve over time, but side streets will most likely stay rather slipper. //www.mytimminsnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/freezing-rain-2.mp3 Depatie says sidewalks are also going to be a challenge today. The freezing rain is expected to ease off later today.