GPRC Fairview Campus Heart of the Peace
Community of Choice in the Peace Country

Snow Removal


Public Works provides snow removal Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. In the event of major storms, snow control services will run 24/7 and may be supplemented by private sector equipment.

Plow Schedule

Priority 1

Main arteries: 101, 103, 105 and 108 Avenues. These are considered emergency routes

Priority 2

102 Avenue between 109 and 111 Streets. Snow will be windrowed and removed immediately (due to the new angle parking on the north side), after which Main Street will be windrowed. (Wednesdays)

Priority 3

Hill Roads: 100, 103, 106, 107, 108, 109, 111, 112, 115, 116 Streets

Priority 4

102, 104, 106, 107, 109 and 113 Avenues

Priority 5

Residential Areas: Beaver Ridge, Bickle Heights, Dunvegan Park, Burkholder Subdivision, Northview Estates, Countryview Estates and the remainder of the downtown area.

Snow Piling & Hauling

Wind-rowed snow on Main Street, 103, 104 and 105 Avenues will be hauled after completion of the above priorities, along with 101 and 102 Streets. Time and budget permitting, snow piles will be hauled away from corners to increase visibility for motorists. In the event of another snowfall in excess of 10 cm during the snow removal process, operations will be interrupted to return to the priority list. In the event of a very large snowfall, snow may be piled on both sides of the street and the removal schedule will be at the direction of the Director of Public Works or his designate.

Curb Grates, Sprinkler Systems, Retaining Walls

The Town will not be responsible for damage done to retaining walls, sprinkler systems, rubber mats, curb grates or any other items at or near the driveway, curb or boulevard.

Sidewalk Maintenance

Residential Sidewalks

Owners of property located within Residential zones must remove snow and ice from public sidewalks bordering their property within 48 hours of snowfall.

Business Sidewalks

Owners of property located within Commercial zones are reminded that snow on the sidewalks of the property must be removed within 24 hours of each snowfall.