Public Works

Infrastructure maintenance is a primary duty of the Department of Public Works (DPW). Maintaining the roadways throughout the Borough is achieved by performing tasks such as sweeping the roads, cleaning and repairing of catch basins and drainage facilities, maintenance and repair of traffic signs, blacktop maintenance and repair of pot holes, and landscaping of grass and bush on the roadside. The basic maintenance of all municipal buildings, parks, recreational fields, courts, and facilities, in addition to beaches and other structures is the responsibility of the DPW as well.

Announcements

ANNUAL HYDRANT FLUSHING, OCTOBER 19 THROUGH OCTOBER 27, 2017

The Borough’s annual hydrant flushing program will begin Tuesday, October 19 through Friday,October 27, inclusive. Please allow the cold water to run for several minutes if you are experiencing discolored water.

Poison Ivy Treatments

The public works department will be treating several areas in town for poison ivy. These areas will be treated with Roundup Concentrate Poison Ivy Plus Tough Brush Killer. The treated areas will be marked with small flags bearing the following statement: Pesticide treated area; as well as a logo depicting an adult, a child and … Continue Reading