Public Works

Overview


The Town of Windsor Public Works Department oversees the management of the town’s water, sewer, storm drain and transportation systems, along with maintenance of public areas. The Public Works Department’s projects and services are vital to the community's growth, health, safety, comfort and quality of life.

Responsibilities

  • Monitors approximately 700 million gallons of water that flows into the town from outside providers each year.
  • Operates a 2.8-million-gallon per day wastewater treatment facility. 
  • Maintains 208.34 miles of streets in Windsor.
  • Operates a fleet of snow removal equipment, including six snow plow dump trucks, each equipped with sanders; one-ton pickup; five 3/4 pickups; two four-wheel drive tractors, one with snow blower; one motor grader; one front-end loader; and two backhoes.
  • Develops an oversight and reinvestment program for infrastructure in the town's older areas and provides a capital budget plan for streets,
  • Responsible for the structural and systems maintenance and custodial needs of all town facilities,
  • Oversees the Sorted Materials Recycling Center,
The Public Works Department consists of the following divisions:
ur mission is to maintain a Safe and Dependable Transportation System.
  1. STREETS DIVISION
  2. WATER/SEWER DIVISION
  3. STORMWATER MAINTENANCE DIVISION
  4. FACILITIES & FLEET DIVISIONS

Streets Divisions

The mission of the Streets Division is to maintain a Safe and Dependable Transportation System. This division is responsible for maintaining streets within the Town of Windsor including:

  • Minor Street Patching 
  • Pot Hole Filling
  • Water Break Areas 
  • Minor Drainage Issues
  • Pavement Markings - maintained and repaired annually
  • Street Signs - approximately 7,000 within town limits

Additional Responsibilities:


Alleys and Unpaved Roads
Snow Control and Removal
Street Sweeping
Weed Management