Public Works

  • Martin Swider of Public Works Replacing Stop Sign on Central Avenue
    Martin Swider of Public Works Replacing Stop Sign on Central Avenue
  • Snow Removal - March 14, 2018
  • Department of Public Works Employees Utilizing Cold Patch to Fill Potholes
    Department of Public Works Employees Utilizing Cold Patch to Fill Potholes - March 6, 2018
  • Paving Occurring on East Wakefield Boulevard
    Paving Project - East Wakefield Boulevard - November 8, 2017

***Higland Lake Deep Drawdown Schedule 2019-2020 through 2024-2025:  Please be advised that this years's drawdown ('19-'20) will be a 3' drawdown, beginning November 1, 2019.  Next year's drawdown ('20-'21) will be a deep drawdown beginning October 1, 2020, up to eight (8') feet (exact depth TBD). 
NOTE:  Depth is weather dependent as gates must close on December 30, 2020 in order to meet the refill benchmarks.***


The Director of Public Works plans, organizes, supervises and inspects work in the construction, maintenance and repair of public streets, drainage systems and bridges, water source and distribution systems, sanitary sewage collection and disposal systems, cemeteries and trees and parks.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
James Rollins Director of Public Works (860) 379-4101
Sandra J. Phelps Office Assistant (860) 379-4070
Email Addresses