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

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-2016

Hazardous Waste Collections:

March 19, 2016        9AM - 12 Noon @ DPW Yard

June 18, 2016          9AM - 12 Noon @ DPW Yard

August 20, 2016       9AM - 12 Noon @ DPW Yard

November 19, 2016  9AM - 12 Noon @ DPW Yard*

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

Yard Waste Collections:

 THE SAME DAY AS YOUR TRASH COLLECTION

NO PLASTIC BAGS

April 4, 2016 thru May 27, 2016

October 3, 2016 thru November 26, 2016

Any questions please call the Health Department @ 978-534-7533 ext 248    

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 9:00 PM beginning Monday, April 17 and will continue weekdays from 7:00 AM to 9:00 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.

 All mains will be flushed first then the program will continue with all side streets.   

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