Milton. Community Services

Site: Milton Town Hall

Service: Snow Clearing

Record #: MIL0109
Last Full Update: 22 Nov 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-878-7252 ext 2500
TTY Phone 905-878-1657
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Funding City / Town

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Snow Clearing

  • Regional, arterial and collector roads sanded or salted first followed by secondary roads
  • snow clearing beings once 2 cm of snow has accumulated on primary roads
  • plowing on residential streets begins after primary roads are cleared and after 10 cm of accumulation 

Designated Sidewalk Routes

  • cleared only after snow accumulates in excess of 5 cm and roads have been cleared
  • sidewalks associated with schools, transit routes and major pedestrian travel are cleared in priority sequence

How residents can help:

  • remove snow from fire hydrants and drainage catch basins near your property
  • pile snow on the right side of your driveway facing the road when shoveling - this helps minimize the ridge of snow created by the snowplow at the end of your driveway
  • remove plowed snow at the end of your driveway - snowplow operators must push snow to the curb or shoulder, possibly covering recently shoveled driveways
  • decorative items that touch sidewalks and curbs should be flush with the ground and 300 cm (12") from the edge of the curb or sidewalk
  • park vehicles off the street during snow clearing
  • obey parking maximums on town streets between 2 am and 6 am (Parking Bylaw #1984-1)
  • shovel snow onto lawns and not onto the road when clearing driveways and sidewalks (Obstruct Highways By-Law #115-2205)

Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Areas Served Milton
Eligibility No restrictions

No application required

Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Milton
Address & Map
Milton Town Hall
150 Mary St
Milton, ON L9T 6Z5
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Mailing Address c/o Town of Milton, Community Services (Operations Division)
Physical Access Not Applicable - Mailing address

Categories and Classification

Service Categories Street Maintenance

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