Public Works

Highway, Building & Grounds

The Department of Public Works is comprised of four divisions - Administrative, Highway, Buildings and Grounds Maintenance and Water Pollution Control. Activities cover a range of municipal projects from drainage, paving, landscaping and maintenance to involvement in forecasting the needs for capital improvement. The Department has a combined staff of 39 and operates over a three million dollar budget. A large portion of this budget is funded by user fees for waste water treatment and residential properties. The Administrative Division, is responsible for budget preparation and control, operation planning, contracting / purchasing and personnel, and manages various Capital Improvement projects.

Highway Division

The Highway Divison provides road maintenance, drainage work, street sweeping, leaf pickup, constructs walking paths, snow plowing and other maintenance services.

Buildings and Grounds Maintenance

The Building and Grounds Maintenance Division is responsible for the maintenance of six Town buildings, six rental properties, a barn, two well water distribution systems and the Old Tariffville Cemetery. The Department provides set up and cleaning services for activities related to community use of Town facilities.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Thomas J. Roy, P.E. Director of Public Works (860) 658-3222
Kevin Clemens Highway Superintendent (860) 658-3222
Mark Rustic Supervisor Buildings & Grounds (860) 658-3222
Patricia LaBissoniere Administrative Secretary (860) 658-3222