The Department of Public Works (DPW) is located at 38 East Avenue. Our staff includes Dan Verace, Superintendent of Public Works, Nick Jackson, Labor Foreman, Keith Marshall, Working Forman, and Carol McNees, Clerk. The DPW has a mechanic to service and maintain all equipment, and seven laborers. The Department’s Water Department also has one laborer and one meter reader.
The Department of Public Works is responsible for upgrading, repairing, and maintaining the village’s infrastructure, including water lines, sanitary and storm sewers, and cleaning catch basins twice a year. The DPW maintains village streets and sidewalks in all seasons, plants and prunes village trees, and does fall leaf pickup. DPW responsibilities also include maintaining all of the village’s buildings’ interiors and exteriors, brush pick-up twice a year, and sweeping village streets during the warmer months. Additionally, the DPW reads water meters, flushes water hydrants and mows and maintains the village’s nine parks.
To view the most recent tree inventory of the Village, including species and diameter (DBH) click here.
DPW no longer picks up large discarded household items in the spring. Call your garbage/trash hauler for this service.
If you have questions or concerns, please call the Department of Public Works at (585) 637-1060 Monday – Friday between 7:00 AM and 3:30 PM.
Hazardous Waste Collection
Monroe County provides a service to collect household hazardous wastes. To see a full listing of what they will dispose of, or to make arrangements to drop off your household hazardous waste, please visit their website (http://www.monroecounty.gov/ecopark/) or call them at (585) 753-7600. The Village participates in an annual west side Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day. The schedule and location will be posted on our website prior to the event.
Need to Dispose of Brush?
The DPW offers the use of trucks over night for village residents to fill with brush, tree cuttings, etc. The truck will be dropped off after 3:00 PM and picked up the next morning after 7:00 AM. If you know you need more than one evening to fill the truck, please reserve for a Friday and have until Monday morning. Please call 637-1060 to arrange a delivery to your driveway.