Burlington. Roads, Parks and Forestry

Site: Mailing Address

Service: Windrow Clearing Program

Record #: BTN4869
Last Full Update: 27 Sep 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-335-7777
Toll Free Phone 1-877-213-3609
Fax 905-335-7675
E-Mail city@burlington.ca
Website www.burlington.ca/en/roads-parking-and-traffic/windrow-clearing-for-persons-with-disabilities.aspx
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Agency Information

Funding City / Town ; Fees

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Offers windrow clearing services for up to 1,000 driveways

  • windrow is snow that is left at the bottom of driveways by road plows 
  • priority will be given to past registrants as well as those who are physically unable to clear their windrow

Windrow clearing contractors are dispatched after all roadway plowing is completed during a snow event

  • residents can expect windrows to be cleared within 36 hours after the snow stops and within 12 hours of the completion of all roadway plowing
  • does not clear windrows left by sidewalk plows


  • for individuals unable to clear their driveways and without an able-bodied occupant in their household: Oct 5 - Oct 18
  • opens to everyone without any restrictions or requirements: Oct 19
  • registration closes: Nov 10


  • Dec 1, 2023 to Mar 1, 2024
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility Burlington residents  
* priority will be given to past registrants as well as those who are physically unable to clear their windrow

Annual application required 

  • call or email
Languages English
Fees Program - $125 + HST

Site Information

Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Burlington City Hall
426 Brant St
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Intersection James St and Brant St
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; City Hall is accessible to people who use personal mobility devices * assistive listening devices are available to use in Council Chambers * City of Burlington documents can be made available in alternative formats upon request * communication supports are available upon request * contact city@burlington.ca to request other accessibility related accommodation

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Health Care ; Older Adults
HCSD Sub Heading Home Support ; Home Support Programs ; Programs for Home Support
Service Categories Residential Snow Shovelling ~ Physical Disabilities

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