Snow Removal Assistance Program

Butte-Silver Bow offers a Snow Removal Assistance Program for eligible residents during winter months. This program offers assistance with removing snow from sidewalks within the public right-of-way. This service applies to qualified residents of Butte-Silver Bow that are at least 65 years of age or have a certified medical need or disability AND fall under the financial guidelines.

In order to be considered for this service, the applicant must meet the following three criteria:
  1. Individual who lives in a private, single family, residential property;
  2. Individual that is at least 65 years old OR an individual that has a certified medical need or disability(valid mobility handicapped parking permit, written verification of disability provided by Social Security Administration);
  3. Individual’s gross annual income is at or below one hundred fifty percent of the federal poverty level as published for the most recent year by the Unites States Department of Health and Human Services.
Click here to download and complete the Snow Removal Assistance Program Application Form and return the form and required proofs by mail or in person to the Butte-Silver Bow Public Works Department, Attn: Leena, 126 West Granite Street, Butte, MT 59701. Public Works office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Alternatively, click here to complete and submit the Snow Removal Assistance Program Application Form online.

Please allow for up to two weeks for the application to be reviewed and processed. Your approval/denial status will be sent out via mail.

If you have any questions regarding this process, please call the Department of Public Works at 406-497-6515.

Interested in Volunteering for the Snow Removal Assistance Program?
If you would like to volunteer to assist an eligible resident with snow removal, contact the Public Works Department at 406-497-6515 for more information.

Snow Removal Businesses in Butte
Local residents who do not meet the eligibility requirements for the volunteer program may be interested in hiring a private local snow removal service. Contact information for area snow removal businesses is listed below.

  • Handy Husband - call Jeff at 406-480-4146
  • Hedgeworks - call 406-565-1481 or 406-565-1327
  • Simply the Best - call Verion at 406-475-1336 
  • Snow Removal - residential and small commercial - call Scott at 406-498-6503
  • West Repairs - call Benny at 406-565-7623
Do you have a snow removal business? To list your business on the Butte-Silver Bow website, submit your information using the Contact Form.