Public Works Department
GENERAL INFORMATION

Phone: (207) 622-3993

Fax:     (207) 621-8317

Mailing Address:
Hallowell City Hall
Attn:  Public Works Department
One Winthrop Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347  

Email Address:
chrisbuck@hallowellmaine.org


Physical Location:
286 Water St
Hallowell, ME 04347
 
Hours of Operation:
June through September
6:00 AM to 4:30 PM 
Monday through Thursday

October through May
7:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Monday through Friday

Road Infrastructure:

  • Municipal:  31 lane miles
  • State:  18.28 lane miles
  • Federal:  8.40 lane miles
  • Private:  2.87 miles

Public Works Department Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance and repair of 31 lane miles of municipal streets and roads.
  • Maintenance and repair of 6 miles of sidewalks.
  • Plowing/sanding/salting of 42.62 lane miles of municipal and state-aid roads during the winter months.
  • Maintenance and cleaning of 350 catch basins as part of the storm water system.
  • Mechanical street sweeping
  • Mechanical sweeping of all sidewalks.
  • Pothole patching.
  • Street and traffic sign maintenance.
  • Grading two gravel roads.
  • Crosswalk painting.
  • Culvert replacement.
  • Miscellaneous paving.
  • Summer road projects.
  • Roadside ditching
  • Roadside moving.
  • Roadside brush cutting.
  • Mowing all grass areas on public property.
  • Stockpiling winter sand and salt.
  • Downtown snow removal
  • Maintenance of the recreation area.
  • Maintenance of the waterfront.
  • Maintenance of Vaughan Field.
  • Maintenance of the garage.
  • Maintenance of all vehicles and equipment.
  • Maintenance and repair of street lights and poles.
  • Maintenance and repair of municipal buildings.
  • Road closings in support of parades.
  • Fall City clean up.
  • Operation of the North Bay recycling center.
  • Special municipal construction projects.
 
 
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