Welcome to New Milford Public Works
Provide top quality, professional, effective, and timely services to residents, businesses and internal customers.We do this by focusing on relationships with ourselves and our customers, and on customer service and satisfaction, thus improving our image and maintaining the community's trust. To support and enhance a high quality of life for the Town’s residents, businesses and visitors by providing well planned, environmentally sensitive, cost effective infrastructure and services to promote public health, personal safety, transportation, economic growth and civic vitality.
This weekend’s May 9th Household Hazardous Waste Event scheduled in Bethel has been cancelled.
The next scheduled event is June 6th in Newtown. An update on this event will be sent in mid-May.
RECYCLING CENTER: as of 4/27/2020 there will be new hours of operation during this virus: Recycling will now be CLOSED on Wednesdays and Thursdays as well as Sunday and Monday.
Normal hours of operation on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday-accepting household garbage and recycling only-no large bulky items or metal.
Thank you as we improve our town's infrastructure.
Recycling Center Update!
As of today, 3/24/2020, the Center will accept the following ONLY:
*house hold trash IN BAGS
*Salvation Army donations, which you must place in the bin yourself
IF you are elderly or need aid, stay in your car and the Center personnel will come to you. Credit Card payments will be completed without a signature until further notice.
Thank you for helping us Flatten the Curve.
Please view our Municipal Facebook page for additional updated information: https://m.facebook.com/NMPWD/
Due to changing conditions, we utilize our facebook page to provide timely updates.
About power restoration, Eversource can be reached at 1-800-286-2000.
A reminder to homeowner's about the ROW and PERMITS - here is the link to Right of Way Permits ROW Permit Effective today 10/13/17, Town Council approved the ordinance to collect a fee for Driveway Permits. Attached is the ordinance and fee schedule.
Transportation Management Plan from 2013 which identifies several solutions to help alleviate traffic congestion in the downtown area and Grove St/Still River Dr corridor.
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Everyday we have multiple crews out in different parts of town (For reference, the Town owns 212 miles of road(~186 miles of paved road and ~27 miles of gravel) consisting of ~370 town roads, 34 bridges over 20 feet in length, 24 bridges under 20 feet in length, and 2 over railroad tracks).
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The New Milford Public Works Department consists of five different divisions