Public Works

The Public Works Department is responsible for a wide range of town services associated with:
  • Road and building management, maintenance, and improvements
  • Vehicle fleet maintenance
  • Waste collection and disposal
Road Maintenance
The realm of road maintenance includes many specific services, such as:
  • Catch basin cleaning
  • Drainage repairs and improvements
  • Road patching and resurfacing
  • Roadside mowing and vegetation control
  • Snow removal
  • Street sweeping
  • Traffic signs and markings
Waste Management
Waste management services include curbside trash, recyclables, and bulky waste collection and operation of a part-time tansfer station.

Engineering Design & Review
The department also administers engineering design and review associated with town infrastructure projects and development and satisfies various compliance requirements related to federal and state programs governing both roads and waste management. The department accomplishes its tasks through a combination of in-house staff and contract services.