Highway Department

Employees of the Public Works Department maintain over 40 miles of two lane Township roadways in addition to several acres of Township owned open space and parks.

Some of the things the Public Works Department is called upon to do are:

  • Repair road surfaces
  • Install and maintain regulatory and street signs 
  • Maintain over 400 storm sewer inlets and replace miles of storm sewer pipes
  • Provide snow removal and salting on Township streets
  • Clear downed tree on Township streets
  • Provide park maintenance: mowing, removing trash, trail blazing, and installing/maintaining playground equipment
  • Maintain a fleet of 6 trucks and a loader backhoe
  • Maintain three buildings belonging to the Township
  • Paint school crossings, no parking "X", stop sign lines, handicap parking and Vascar lines for the police

Normal Hours of Operation are 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Weekdays

The Public Works Department is on call 24 hours a day year round to handle any emergency.  If you need to reach them during off hours (after 4:30 p.m. weekdays or weekends) for an emergency that cannot wait until the next work day, call 911.