Ditch and Drain Maintenance

  • The City of Windsor maintains approximately 239 kilometres (149 miles) of roadside ditches and 121 kilometres (76 miles) of municipal drains.
  • The property owner is responsible for the maintenance (weed cutting) of the roadside ditch or drain including the removal of any litter or debris as outlined in By-Law #3-2006: Yard Maintenance (see By-Laws Online).
  • If you witness a blockage of a ditch or drain please call 311 immediately.

Contracts, Field Services & Maintenance Division
1531 Crawford Avenue
Windsor, Ontario
N8X 2A9
Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday to Friday (excluding holidays)

Phone: For general information, call 311. For detailed inquiries, call (519) 255-6326.
Email: 311@citywindsor.ca