Highway Department

What We Do
The Highway Department is responsible for the maintenance of the Town's 125 miles of public roads within the budgetary limits of the yearly budget. The safety and well-being of the citizens is a primary concern. In addition, the aesthetics of the Town are of utmost importance.


Highway Department services include: 
Paving and road maintenance 

Plowing and Deicing roads 
General masonry repairs 
Stone Walls 
Catch Basins
Manholes 
Drainage 
Cleaning catch basins 
Sweeping all Town road and Parking Lots 
Leaf collection 
Leaf composting
Roadside vegetation control 
Litter control along roads
Road striping 
Signs - installation and maintenance 
Traffic (as directed by Police Department)
Road Identification (as needed) 
Equipment maintenance for Highway and other departments 
Vehicle maintenance For Highway and other departments
Communications Assist in removal of large trees as appropriate
Support Special events, Chamber of commerce, Walk to School, May fair, Touch a truck
Solid waste collection from Town buildings and Town litter bins
Roadside tree planting
Plant and Tree watering 
Provide barricades for special events 
Monitor/supervise construction projects by others as appropriate 
Form to Dump Leaves 
Support for all Emergency services.


Contact Us
Main Number 203-594-3704

Fax Number 203-594-3706 

Monday - Friday (Except Holidays) 
7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 


Staff
Mose Saccary, Highway Superintendent 
203-594-3709 
Mose.Saccary@newcanaanct.gov 
 


Location 
139 Lakeview Avenue 
New Canaan, CT 06840


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