During the winter months, Brandychase at Shepard Park homeowners may find themselves confused concerning the services provided by the grounds contractor, VonBank Lawncare. Below is a summary of their services (or reference this summary) providing more detail on the services they provide and what you should expect.

Deadlines for completing work:

Open Up Completed after 4” or more of new snow by 6 AM and/or 4 PM
Final Plowing 2 – 6”

6 – 12”

12”+

6 Hours

12 Hours

18 Hours

Final Shoveling 0 – 6”

6 – 12”

12”+

6 Hours

12 Hours

18 Hours


General Scope of Work:

Open Up Includes a single width plow path from within six feet of each garage door to the street
Shoveling
  • Unit steps, sidewalks – full width (includes City sidewalks along Madison). 
  • Fire hydrants – a two foot wide path from drive/street to hydrant, and a two foot radius around hydrant.
  • Garages – any strips in front of garage doors which were missed by snow plows.

For a specific list of the duties of the ground contractor and a schedule for when those duties are to be performed, please refer to the Winter Grounds Care Specifications.