The Public Works Department manages and directs the policies, programs, and activities of several associated divisions, having a mission to provide quality service, effective street and infrastructure maintenance, adequate and safe transportation, and promote safety given the Town's available resources. In order to accomplish the department's mission, the employees remain committed to efficient, safe, responsive, and courteous service at all times.
The Public Works Department performs some of the most visible functions in Town government, typical services provided include:
- Street repair
- Sewer line cleaning and lift station maintenance
- Roadside ditch maintenance
- Street sign repair/replacement
- Utility line locates
- Construction inspection
- On-Site sewage facilities compliance
- Parks maintenance
- Buildings and grounds maintenance
The Environmental Services Division is responsible for the Town's On-Site Sewage Facilities permitting, inspections and tracking of aerobic system maintenance contract renewals. Environmental Services also manages the Town's Annual spring cleanup day and household hazardous waste collection programs.