STREET SWEEPING UPDATE: Public Works Crews will be street sweeping the following area the week of May 8 (WEATHER PERMITTING): South Thompsonville area off of Enfield Street. Also Ryefield Streets area. Please avoid on-street parking between 7 am – 3 pm Monday through Friday in these areas.
The Highway Division is responsible for maintaining approximately 180 miles of town owned roadway. The Highway Division responsibilities include maintenance / repair of the town owned drainage system, maintenance of town owned traffic signals, catch basin cleaning / repairs, road repairs, pothole filling as well as traffic and street name signage installation.
In the Spring the Highway Division begins town-wide street sweeping. The completion date of sweeping is targeted for the middle of May, weather permitting.
During the winter months, the Highway Division is responsible for the snow and ice control on all town roads, accomplished utilizing town owned equipment and personnel as well as through contracted services.
New Truck - This truck replaced a 20-year old patch truck. This new truck can also be used for snow plowing.