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.

Recycling

Recycling Drop-off
24/7 facility located at our public library on Halifax Street.  Please bring only clean materials and help keep our grounds presentable. See recycling instructions posted on-site. We partner with Skills, Inc. to help us with our recycling needs. 

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 cancelled till the following Thursday. 

SEWER PROBLEMS
Having sewer problems call Winslow Public Works (872-1972), after hours call Winslow Police Dept. (872-5215)

Household Hazadous Waste
HHW will be held on Oct. 18, 2014, 9:00-12:00.  Winslow residents will need to pre-register at the Public Works Garage, 135 Halifax St., Winslow.  Please call 872-1972 if you have any questions. 


OFFICE 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.