Public Works

  1. PFAS

    This new standard requires all Massachusetts public water suppliers to test for PFAS.

    Learn more.

  1. ReduceReuseRecycle

    RDF Hours and Special Events

    View the calendar of events and hours at the Recycling and Disposal Facility (RDF).
    Read more.

  • The Reusables Area is reopening May 6th, 2021.
  • A COVID-19 Letter to Residents Read Here
  • To apply online for an RDF permit, please click here.
  • Wellesley celebrates 50 years of recycling in 2021! Take part in programs and activities marking this milestone.
  • 2021 Paint Collection Update.
  • May recyclable of the month, please click here.
  • Document Destruction day 2021 information found here.
  • Street Permit Season Opening Read Here 
  • Great Plain Ave Paving is scheduled for May 10th-11th 9pm to 5am.
  • Wellesley Ave at Great Plain Ave Reconstruction Project update.
Water & Sewer

The Town of Wellesley Department of Public Works is dedicated to providing in a safe and cost effective manner the essential, emergency, and maintenance services, together with information and planning support, to protect, maintain, and improve the Town's assets and infrastructure for the safety and well being of the community.

Whenever possible, the Town of Wellesley manages all public land with organic alternatives. Watch this video to learn about the DPW's participation in the "Healthy Yard" campaign.

Forms & Documents