Mission Statement

To fulfill its mission, the dedicated employees of Public Works strive to provide responsive and high quality public service through efficient departmental procedures in an effort to plan, design, build, maintain, and operate public infrastructure in a manner that respects the environment and quality of life; to enhance the ability of government to promote economic development; and to enable the government to adequately preserve these infrastructure assets for succeeding generations. 

The Department of Public Works (DPW) is responsible for maintaining and improving the Town’s infrastructure and overseeing the management and operation of all essential town services, including the planning, construction operation and maintenance of all public works facilities and projects.  The DPW consists of the Engineering Department, the Highway Department, the Sewer Department, the Trash Collection and Recycling Department, and the Water Department.