Standard Form Snow and Ice Maintenance Contract between Owner and Contractor
The Drawings and Specifications are attached as Schedule “B” and “C”.
(Strike out Schedule “C” if not applicable).
The Snow Clearing Areas are described in the Drawings and Specifications and are those areas upon which snow Clearing is to occur.
Clearing involves moving snow from the Snow Clearing Areas to the perimeter of those areas. Snow Clearing will be done through Plowing, Pushing or Shoveling as specified in the Drawings and Specifications. “Clear” has a corresponding meaning.
Plowing involves the Clearing of snow through the use of a plow or blade attached to a truck vehicle. Plow has a corresponding meaning.
Pushing involves the Clearing of snow through the use of a plow or blade attached to a vehicle or motorized piece of equipment which is not a truck, including a front-end loader. Push has a corresponding meaning.
Shoveling involves the Clearing of snow through the use of hand tools, including shovels and brooms. Shovel has a corresponding meaning.
Relocation involves relocating snow from the perimeter of the Snow Clearing Areas to another location on the Premises. Relocate has a corresponding meaning.
Removal involves relocating snow from Premises to a location outside the Premises. Remove has a corresponding meaning.
2.1Upon the commencement of a Snowfall, the Contractor shall perform the work described in the Drawings and Specifications (the “Fixed Price Work”). The Owner will pay the Contractor the price of _______ Canadian dollars ($__________), plus HST to perform the Fixed Price Work in relation to up to _______ Snowfalls. For each additional Snowfall, the Owner shall pay the Contractor __________ Canadian Dollars ($_________) per Snowfall, plus HST.
2.2For the purposes of this Agreement, a Snowfall commences when ____ cm/inches or more of snow has accumulated upon the Premises, continues while the snow continues to accumulate upon the Premises and ends when the continuous accumulation upon the Premises has ceased for a period of ____ hours.
2.3The Contractor will monitor the weather conditions in the vicinity of the Premises and perform the Fixed Price Work once in accordance with the Drawings and Specifications within ____ hours of the commencement of a Snowfall. If a further accumulation of ____ or more cm/inches of snow occurs