Department Responsibilities

Responsibilities of the Highway Department include:
  • Administering permits for driveway access to public roadways
  • Brush control along roadways
  • Installation of traffic and street signs
  • Maintenance and repair of town equipment, roads, traffic lines
  • Maintenance and repair of traffic signals
  • Maintenance of catch basins and storm water drains
  • Removal of debris
  • Roadside mowing & sweeping
  • Snow and ice control
  • Street resurfacing and sealing
Employees
The Highway Department employs:
  • 1 foreman
  • 1 motor equipment repair foreman
  • 1 superintendent
  • 2 clerks
  • 2 mechanics
  • 6 equipment operators