The Public Works Department has nine full-time staff members. It is responsible for maintaining streets, storm drains…More and sewers.
In the fall, the department is tasked with leaf collection and emergency road repair. In the winter, it is responsible for maintaining storm drains and sewers, plowing and salting. The department does a total village cleanup in the spring, which includes fertilizing, seeding, lawn cutting, cleaning catch basins, planting flowers, repairing damaged curbs, repaving black top, sweeping, tree trimming and removal.
The Public Works Department is also responsible for tree maintenance, removing trees that come down due to age or bad weather. It also removes trees that have died or are a potential hazard to the public.