The Public Works and Engineering Department is responsible for the engineering, permits and inspection, plowing and maintenance of Town roads, including maintenance and improvements to all 151 miles of Town roads and sidewalks. The Waste Water Treatment Plant is responsible for sewers. Please click on the specific topic on the left for more information.
Please click here for our publication, Guidelines and Specifications for Public Improvements.
Please click here for Engineering Department Policies.
The Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance trimming and removal of trees located on Town property which are deemed to be potential fall hazards. To report a tree hazard on public property, contact the Department at 203 271-6650. The Department also oversees all tree work in the Town Right of Way performed by utility companies and private property owners.
Click here for a Guide to Hiring Tree Contractors for private property tree trimming.
Click here for information on the Emerald Ash Borer.
Click here for a map illustrating Eversource Energy's current tree trimming program.
Click here for the "Routine Maintenance Tree Work" brochure from Eversource Energy.
Director of Public Works
Town Engineer/Operations Manager
Wastewater Treatment Plant Superintendent
Assistant Town Engineer
Assistant to the Director