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Do you need help with snow removal?
Would you like to volunteer?
Do you shovel snow for hire?

Lanark’s Snow Shoveling Assistance Program connects senior, disabled, and other special needs* residents with snow shoveling services, both volunteer and for-hire.

Many residents often need assistance in the winter with snow removal from their sidewalks and driveways. Lanark residents can be provided with a list of available volunteers or for-hire shovelers in their area. The resident is responsible for contacting an individual from the list provided them by the city’s volunteer program and for making financial or scheduling arrangements. The volunteer is responsible for completing the task or notifying the resident if they are unable to complete the work.

The success of this program will benefit seniors, those with disabilities, and those with other special circumstances  along with showing what a great volunteer spirit there is in Lanark.

To Request an Assistance List

If you or a family member would like to receive a list of volunteers or for-hire shovelers, follow a link below for a request form. You may also call Mayor Huggins at 815-541-0557 to request a printed form be dropped off.

Please send me a list of volunteers

To be Added to the Volunteers List

Since this is a new program, we need many people to sign up for this program to make it successful. Follow a link below for a request form. You may also call Mayor Huggins at 815-541-0557 to request a printed form be dropped off.

Please add me to the volunteer list

To Be Added to the For-Hire List

Some residents who are able to pay for shoveling services do not know who will remove snow for hire. Sign up below to be added to the “For-Hire” list.
Please note: The City of Lanark does not endorse, warrant, or guarantee the services of any for-hire shovelers listed, nor does it guarantee payments from the customers.

Please add me to the for-hire list

If you would like a for-hire list sent to you, please email Mayor Huggins at jhuggins@lanarkil.com or call 815-541-0557.


*An example of a special need would be a single parent of a small child who cannot leave the child alone and does not have a sitter available.