Design Snow Load
“Environment Canada has provided the Town with the additional information respecting the ground snow load zones for the Town of Halton Hills area:
- The northwestern zone (including Acton) – a 50-year ground snow load of 1.9 kPa
- The southeastern zone Including Georgetown – a 50-year ground snow load of 1.4 kPa
- The zone along the Escarpment – the snow loads vary with elevation from 1.4 kPa at 275 m to 1.9 kPa at 305 m.
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