Lane Grading & Snowplowing

The County of Stettler currently has between 500 and 600 residences signed up annually for laneway snowplow removal. Read about our Snowplowing Level of Service.

The County of Stettler No. 6, when requested and subject to availability, may provide grading or snowplowing for residential lanes or driveways.

Requirements
Prior to commencement of work, the following must be completed:
  • A “Hold Harmless” Agreement must be signed by the land owner.
  • A “Flag” will be issued to the resident when the completed form is returned and the dreiveway has been inspected for safety and access by Public Works staff. The flag will be displayed where visible to the grader operator.
  • If you are renting the property, both the landowner and the renter must sign Hold Harmless Agreements.
Snowplow Agreement - Landowner
Snowplow Agreement - Renter

Snow removal from laneways is currently free of charge. The County of Stettler No. 6 will provide snowplowing of laneways on private property that provide access to a permanent residence, only if the laneway is suitable for plowing.

Laneway Grading
Grading of laneways will be charged at a rate of $50 per quarter mile, per laneway, per occurrence.

Services Not Allowed
Grading or snowplowing to bins, haystacks, or corrals is not allowed. Any patrol operator found guilty of providing this service will be subject to suspension or termination.

The County of Stettler No. 6 will not provide grading services or snowplowing services of driveways on private property situated in Hamlets or for multi-lot subdivisions.