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amy-siebert.jpgCommissioner of Public Works: Amy Siebert
Telephone: (203) 618-3001
Fax: (203) 622-3716
Email: Public Works Department
Location: Town Hall, Second Floor
Office Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

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Sound Beach Avenue Drainage Installation Public Notice
The Engineering Division of Public Works will begin drainage installation within Sound Beach Avenue between the MetroNorth railroad bridge and the Sound Beach Fire Station in Old Greenwich. Work is scheduled to begin July 9, 2018. Read the Public Notice for more information.
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Army Corps of Engineers Releases Draft Report for Byram River Project
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announces the availability of the Draft Integrated Feasibility Report & Environmental Impact Statement for the Byram River Project, with a 45-day public comment period ending on August 20, 2018.  View the project website at http://www.nan.usace.army.mil/Byram/. A public meeting  will be held July 24, 2018. Click here...
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New Rules for Recycling Effective July 1, 2018
New Rules for Recycling Effective July 1, 2018
The Town of Greenwich Waste Disposal Division in conjunction with the Greenwich Recycling Advisory Board has developed a new Recycling Guide. The new rules go into effect July 1, 2018 and were developed to reduce problems in processing and avoid contamination. Click here for the list of where and what can be recycled.
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Sewer Division Public Notice Regarding Old Greenwich Common Force Main
The Sewer Division of Public Works has announced that work is scheduled to start the week of June 18, 2018 on the Old Greenwich Common Force Main. The majority of the work will occur in the CT DOT Right of Way.
Read the Public Notice with more information on this important project.
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Food Drive-Fill a Public Works Truck --THANK YOU!
Public Works would like to extend our gratitude to those of you who contributed to our food drive. It was much appreciated by those in need and thanks to your food donations we were able to achieve our goal; which included 80 pounds of fresh food!

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Phase II of Lake Avenue and Lower Cross Road Road Construction to Begin
The Engineering Division has announced that construction for Phase II of the Lake Avenue and Lower Cross Road intersection will begin on May 21, 2018. The road construction involves drainage improvements - detour routes will be necessary. The Press Release contains more information as well as a map with detour routes.
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Greenwich Substation and Transmission Line Information
Greenwich Substation and Transmission Line Information
Eversource is preparing to begin construction of the Greenwich Substation and Line Project in mid-May 2018. For the latest information on Eversource’s work in Greenwich, contact them at transmissioninfo@eversource.com or 1- 800-793-2202 or visit their website. ... Read more
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Bailiwick Road Bridge Replacement
Construction to replace the Bailiwick Road Bridge will begin May 7, 2018 and is expected to last through December of 2018. We appreciate your patience during construction. Click here for more information about the project.
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Replacement of Round Hill Road Bridge
The Engineering Division will be replacing the Round Hill Road Bridge in its entirety. Construction began in mid-March and is expected to continue until November of 2018. The Information Flyer has more details about this important project. We appreciate your patience during construction.
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The 2017 Annual Report for the General Permit for the Discharge of Stormwater (MS4)
In accordance with the DEEP General Permit for the Discharge of Stormwater from Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4) the 2017 Annual Report is now available online and in the Town’s Engineering Division in Town Hall.
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Improvements to Lake Avenue and Lower Cross Road Intersection
Improvements to Lake Avenue and Lower Cross Road Intersection
The project involves road construction and drainage improvements along Lake Avenue and Lower Cross Road. Phase 1 begins Monday, April 2, 2018 and consists of Lake Avenue being closed to thru traffic from Lower Cross Road to the driveway of the St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, (approximately 300 feet). Read more.
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Old Greenwich Storm Drain Work Resumes
Old Greenwich Storm Drain Work Resumes
March 19, 2018: The Town of Greenwich, Department of Public Works, Engineering Division will be resuming work on a drainage system improvement project adjacent to downtown Old Greenwich. Read more
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Public Meeting For Strickland Brook Drainage Study Findings
The Engineering Division of Public Works will be holding a public information meeting on March 1, 2017 at 7:00pm in the Cos Cob Elementary School Cafeteria regarding the Srickland Brook Drainage Study Findings and Flooding related to the Cos Cob Area. Read the News Release for more information.
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Invitation to Bid 2018 Sewer and Manhole Rehabilitation-Phase I
The Sewer Division of Public Works is requesting bids for the 2018 Sewer and Manhole Rehabilitation-Phase I-Town Project No. 18-6511.  Bid  Plans and Specs may be found on the Purchasing page. For questions regarding this bid please refer to the Invitation to Bid for contact information.
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Binney Park Pond Maintenance Dredging and Bank Restoration Project
The Department of Public Works, Engineering Division, has announced that the Binney Park Pond Maintenance Dredging and Bank Restoration project  is expected to begin on Wednesday July 5, 2017; it is estimated to last approximately six months. Click here for the news release with more information on the project.
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Old Greenwich Storm Drain Improvements to Begin
The Engineering Division of Public Works will begin a drainage improvement project in and around downtown Old Greenwich, CT. The construction is slated to begin Thursday, June 22, 2017. Click here for more information and periodic updates on the project
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New Application Form for Highway Permits
The Highway Division of Public Works has updated the Highway Permit Application. Please review the new application in its entirety to familiarize yourself with the new requirements for submissions for all New Construction, Driveway and Drainage applications. Go to the Highway Permit page of the website for more information.
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Holly Hill Dump Stickers
The Department of Parks and Recreation has discontinued the Park Pass decals for vehicle windshields. Many residents used those stickers for entry into the Waste Disposal Transfer Station. The 2016  sticker WILL be accepted at Holly Hill (the Transfer Station) to gain entry. If you do not have a  Parks and Recreation 2016 decal on your vehicle you may obtain...
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Credit Cards Now Accepted in DPW
DPW now has the capability of processing credit cards for permit payments in the Highway, Sewer and Building Inspection Divisions. Effective immediately we will now accept Visa, Mastercard and Discover;  we hope this will be a more convenient, efficient process for those obtaining a permit in these divisions.
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Topographic Survey of Greenwich Avenue Area Begins August 26
Topographic Survey of Greenwich Avenue Area Begins August 26
The DPW Engineering Division will be overseeing the topographic surveying of Greenwich Avenue and portions of surrounding streets. Read more.
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Construction News: 2017-2018

Expect road closures and delays at the locations below: 

Click Here for the 2017-2018 proposed paving list. 
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Holly Hill Improvements
The attached brochure includes a history and list of proposed improvements to the facility. Read more.
GENERAL INFORMATION:
The Department of Public Works (DPW) reports to the First Selectman. It is headed by the Commissioner of Public Works, who is responsible for all matters involved in the construction, development and maintenance of the physical properties of the town, except for the design and maintenance of school property. The department also provides technical and engineering services to other town departments and agencies.

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