Winter Maintenance 

Operational Services

Operational Services is responsible for Winter Maintenance activities on all city streets in the City of Brantford. City Council has mandated that all plowing and salting activities conform to Provincial Minimum Maintenance Standards.

Operational Services is also responsible for other winter maintenance activities, such as Crosswalk Clearing, Sidewalk Clearing (fronting Municipal owned property only), and Snow Removal on city streets.

Operational Services is located at 10 Earl Ave. Office hours are 8-4 Monday to Friday, and can be reached by phone at 519-752-4832 or 519-752-3131.


City of Brantford Snow Operations video during the January 25, 2014 Snow Event

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In this video, City of Brantford Mayor Chris Friel rides along with Operational Services staff as they progress through the snow ploughing process during the January 25th snow storm. The introduction to the video takes place at City Hall in Mayor Friel's office, as the Mayor describes why winter maintenance programs are important and reminds residents about the need for patience and safe driving precautions during a winter storm event. The video showcases the staggered ploughing strategy that is often used to efficiently remove snow from roadways.

City of Brantford Operational Services Snow Removal Operations

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Sidewalk Clearing Bylaw

Property owners are reminded about the sidewalk clearing by-law and your responsibility to ensure that sidewalks have been cleared within 24 hours after the completion of a snow event. We thank you in advance for your cooperation and appreciate everyone's efforts in helping to keep the sidewalks clear and safe for pedestrians.

Please contact the Operational Services at 519-752-3131, for questions or further information.

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