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Snow Plowing

Transportation is in full winter operations.

Winter has firmly set in for the season and Transportation Crews are set and ready to go.

“Staff, Equipment and materials are all in place”, says Robert Carroll, Transportation Services Manager for the City. The City Snow Removal Fleet includes:
• 6 Snow Haul Trucks, plus up to 18 additional Snow Haul Trucks from the Private Sector
• 7 City Graders, plus 5 additional Graders from the Private Sector dedicated to the Residential Snow Plowing Program
• 6 Front End Loaders with angle blades plus 5 additional Loaders from the Private Sector dedicated to the Residential Snow Plowing Program
• 6 Sanders/Plows, plus 1 for laneways
• 2 Snow Blowers
• 2 sidewalk plows
• 1 bus stop plow
• 2 Backhoe’s
“We employ over 60 full-time and seasonal staff plus up to 20 Contractor Staff during the winter season”. Crews are on shift around the clock on weekdays and weekends are covered by scheduled sanding units with other weekend needs on an overtime basis.
Motorists are advised as always to use extreme caution when approaching any snow removal equipment and staying at least 15 metres behind is the safest place to be.

 
 
 
 

 
Last updated: 11/15/2017 10:29:35 AM