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Removing snow piles

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Rshoemobile, Jun 16, 2010.

  1. Rshoemobile

    Rshoemobile Junior Member
    Messages: 6

    I'm just starting out as a business. Up until now I just plowed for myself and friends. Last year we had more snow than I could pile up. If it happens again, I'll need to remove some of the piles to make room for more snow. When you have had to do this in the past, where do you take it? How do you get permission to dump it? Just trying to look ahead and trying to plan ahead.
     
  2. ajslands

    ajslands 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,033

    Take it to a field in a dump truck I believe, or I think some people have a pit where they dump it. Or if you've got some extra cash lying around, you can get a snow melter.
     
  3. theplowmeister

    theplowmeister 2000 Club Member
    from MA
    Messages: 2,548

    You take it to any field that you find and dump it?

    try calling commercial property owners/leaser's they may have vacant property were for a fee you can dump it
     
  4. ajslands

    ajslands 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,033

    Yup any field, and if ou can't find a field a yard! :laughing: obvisoly you get consen from the owner before you go and dump it in a field.

    Oh go drive it down to Florida and it will magicly disapear. Then you'll be good!
     
  5. Brad3403

    Brad3403 Senior Member
    from Alberta
    Messages: 392

    My city has a few specified dump sites that they do not charge to dump at.
     
  6. MileHigh

    MileHigh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,827

    dump the piles on your competitions entry lanes.

    :sleeping:
     
  7. buckwheat_la

    buckwheat_la 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,254

    we make arrangements with a developer, they always have land just sitting around, especially in the winter
     
  8. Mackman

    Mackman PlowSite.com Addict
    from S.E. PA
    Messages: 1,356

    Dump it in the local creek. That always works lol :drinkup: