DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS (DPW) LIMITED ACCESS DUE TO COVID-19
Though the DPW has CLOSED our offices at Town Hall and elsewhere, the DPW will continue to conduct business and deliver services.
Please conduct your business and service requests via telephone, internet and/or email. If you have any questions regarding our services, please contact us at (203) 594-3704.
We appreciate your patience and understanding during this time.
Stay Home and Stay Safe.
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
Cleaning catch basins
Sweeping all Town road and Parking Lots
Roadside vegetation control
Litter control along roads
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.
Main Number 203-594-3704
Fax Number 203-594-3706
Monday - Friday (Except Holidays)
7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Mose Saccary, Highway Superintendent
139 Lakeview Avenue
New Canaan, CT 06840