Public Works

 

Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Public Works is to maintain the City of Leominster’s water, sewer, and street systems for the protection of public safety and improvements of their quality of life. We will strive to adequately maintain the street infrastructure for safe and efficient movement of people, goods and services to enhance the economic vitality and livability of the city as measured by the PCI rating.

Some of our main programs and services are:

Street Resurfacing

Street Cleaning

Engineering

Street Signs & Markings

Sidewalks & Curbing

Snow & Ice Salting, Sanding & Plowing

Sewer Mains

Street Drainage & MS4 Program

Water Mains, Hydrants & Billing

Evergreen Cemetery & Pine Grove Cemetery 

The DPW Main Office is located at 109 Graham Street

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE & YARD WASTE COLLECTIONS-2019

Hazardous Waste Collections:

March 23, 2019        9AM - 12 Noon @ DPW Yard

June 22, 2019          9AM - 12 Noon @ DPW Yard

August 24, 2019       9AM - 12 Noon @ DPW Yard

November 16, 2019  9AM - 12 Noon @ DPW Yard*

*SECURE PAPER SHREDDER WILL BE ON SITE THIS DATE ONLY!!!!

Note: latex paint will NOT be accepted as hazardous waste.

Yard Waste Collections:

 THE SAME DAY AS YOUR TRASH COLLECTION

NO PLASTIC BAGS

April 1, 2019 thru May 24, 2019

October 1, 2019 thru November 22, 2019

Any questions please call the Health Department @ 978-534-7500 Ext 3557   

WATER DEPARTMENT

HYDRANT FLUSHING NOTICE

The Leominster Department of Public Works-Water Division will be flushing the entire water system with the following schedule:

Flushing will take place from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM beginning Monday, October 14 and will continue weekdays from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM until completed.  This program will include Distributing, Fall Brook and NoTown Reservoirs.

Distributing consists of Wards 2, 3, & 4, including Exchange, Central, Lancaster, Mechanic, all side streets and the French Hill area.

Fall Brook covers Wards 3, 4, Pleasant, Union, Grant, Pond and all side streets.

NoTown consists of Wards 5, 1, the West Side, North Main, Prospect, Harvard, all side streets and entire North Leominster area.  

Residents may experience dirty and turbid water at different times of the day and are asked to have patience during this period.