Public Works


The Department of Public Works is responsible for the administration of the Town's municipal wastewater collection, drinking water treatment and distribution, sanitation and recycling collection, municipal energy, vehicle and equipment maintenance, roadways and sidewalks, stormwater drainage, engineering, geographic information system, common areas, parks and public trees.

The mission of the department is to maintain and improve in a cost-efficient manner the infrastructure, buildings, vehicles, equipment, and recreational facilities of the Town and be ready and available to provide immediate and professional response to emergency situations.

The department assists, supports, and cooperates with other Town departments, boards and commissions as well as other municipalities, State and Federal agencies in all relevant activities that promote and benefit the Town and the quality of life for the citizens of Natick.