Alan Brodd, P.E.
, Public Works Director, 728-2400 Ext. 143
James Q. N’Tow, Engineering Aide, 728-2400 Ext. 126
David Carr, Sewer Superintendent, 728-2400 Ext. 122
Water Superintendent, 658-0666
CUMBERLAND ANNOUNCES FALL 2013 YARD WASTE PICK UP
Cumberland Public Works Department announces that the curbside yard
waste recycling program begins effective immediately and will continue
through December 15th. Yard waste will be collected on your
regular trash day and must be in brown lawn bags. No plastic
bags will be accepted. Residents are limited to 8 bags per household
per week and must no weigh more than 35 pounds per bag. Yard waste is
leaves, grass, vegetation and weeds; no dirt or stones!
questions please Recycling at 728-2400 x 155.
Trash Collections and Recycling Information
Holidays Affecting Trash Collection
The Public Works Department maintains responsibility for many of the
physical improvements, and day to day functions of the Town. From
plowing roads, to picking up solid waste, to resurfacing roads and
improving drainage. The staff of the Public Works Department works very
closely with other departments such as the Highway Department, Sewer
Department, and Water Department, in order to maintain our lovely Town.
information please see the links below:
The Highway Department services the Town's streets, highways, sidewalks,
bridges, watercourses, storm drains and sanitary sewers. The department
performs construction, maintenance, repairs and operations of public
buildings and grounds. It maintains over 200 miles of roads, all Town
vehicles, and all the parks and recreational grounds and their
facilities. The Sewer Department maintains all sewer mains and pump
stations as well as generating and processing all sewer assessment
The Engineering Department provides engineering support to all Town
departments. It is responsible for preparing plans, specifications and
bid documents. It is also responsible for reviewing plans and
specifications of subdivisions for compliance with Town regulations and
engineering standards. Inspections and construction management of Town
projects are conducted by the Engineering Department.
The Water Department provides high quality potable water to the Town's
residents. The department services and maintains five storage tanks with
a total storage capacity of 11 million gallons. Water is obtained from
two wells, the treatment plant and from, The Pawtucket Water Supply
Board, the largest source.