Watch this FOX 25 News video highlighting technology used by the Department of Public Works to treat roadways during winter weather, using beet juice!
The Highway Division is responsible for the maintenance, repair and upkeep of all Town roads and streets, street signs, sidewalks, and all surface and subsurface drainage systems to provide for safe vehicular and pedestrian traffic. Activities performed include:
Cleaning streets, drains, catch basins, brooks, and culverts
Street and sidewalk crack sealing, resurfacing, and repair
Installation and repair of curbing
Winter maintenance (snow removal, salting and sanding)
Installation and replacement of worn or damaged street signs, guardrails, and traffic control signs
Construction & Maintenance Services
The Highway Division also provides a wide range of construction and maintenance services, including carpentry and masonry, to every department of the Town.