Public Works

Town of Winslow Public Works Department

Public Works

Although a small department of only thirteen union members and two administrative staff, the Winslow Department of Public Works provides residential refuse collection, recyclables drop-off service, sewer and storm drainage systems maintenance, vehicle and equipment repair, signal light operation, maintenance of streets, side-walks, culverts, and signage, as well as inter-department work requests.


Clinton Avenue Road/Water Project (starts 8/7/17) 

This Project will close the area between the railroad tracks and Kidder Street for up to two months.  Please plan accordingly to detour around this area. 


Recycling Drop-off (SINGLE STREAM STARTS 7/12/17)

24/7 facility located at our public library on Halifax Street.  Please bring only clean materials and help keep our grounds presentable. See Single Stream Recycling instructions posted on-site. Cardboard still needs to be separated but everything else allowed goes into the same bins.   

Holiday Garbage Collection
After Holidays, rubbish collection will be delayed one day. Holidays are New Years, MLK Day, President's Day, Patriots Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving and day after & Christmas Day.  
Exception:  Thanksgiving is canceled until the following Thursday.

Trash Delay Sept. 4: Monday, September 4, 2017, Public Works Dept. will be closed, therefore Trash pickup will be delayed a day the rest of that week. 

Roadside Mowing will occur after August 1, 2017.  Please let us know areas of concern. 

Having sewer problems call Winslow Public Works (872-1972) 

OFFICE HOURS-Effective April 10, 2017 on Summer Hours. 

Summer     Monday - Thursday                6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Winter        Monday - Friday                    7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.