The City of Burlington provides snow removal status updates at 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. during significant winter storms.
If you have an urgent request, please call 905-335-7777 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday.
Please note: this phone line is monitored by a 3rd party service outside of business hours.
View our Snow Removal Plan page to see which roads are designated as primary, secondary and residential roads.
Posted on Friday, February 24, 2023 09:00 AM
Plowing and sanding residential roads is now complete. The Snow Event is now over and on-street parking can resume.
Sidewalk plowing on primary routes is ongoing but moving slowly as we had to redo some areas.
Posted on Thursday, February 23, 2023 04:02 PM
Plowing of residential roads is nearly complete. Sanding will continue overnight.
Sidewalk and bus stop clearing are still on-going and will continue into the night.
On-street parking is still prohibited.
When you’re clearing your driveway and walkways, please throw your snow in your yard, not on the street.
Posted on Thursday, February 23, 2023 09:00 AM
Crews are plowing secondary and residential roads. This will continue throughout the day.
Bus stops, facilities and primary road sidewalks are being cleared and salted. This will take time and will continue throughout the day.
Snowplows are wide and the operators’ field of vision is restricted; keep your distance and watch for sudden stops or turns.
There is still no on-street parking until the event has been declared over. Vehicles parked on the street will be ticketed or towed.
Posted on Wednesday, February 22, 2023 06:22 PM
A Snow Event has been declared and will begin at 9 p.m. tonight, Feb. 22. All on-street parking is prohibited until the event is over.
Vehicles parked on-street during a Snow Event may be ticketed or towed.
During the winter season, the City of Burlington maintains 1,900 lane kilometres of roads, 850 kilometres of sidewalks, 30km of pathway, 706 bus stops and 44 parking lots.
Residents can assist in the quick and efficient removal of snow from our streets and sidewalks by removing cars parked on the street during or after a snowfall and by giving snowplows distance to clear the snow and ice when driving.
Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2023 05:00 PM
The Snow Event has been cancelled and on-street parking can resume as of 5 p.m., Jan. 26.
Small areas of clean-up are still happening.
Please do not shovel your snow onto roads, sidewalks or pathways.
Thank you for your patience.