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    Department of Public Works

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    May 11, 2015 - 

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    Road Construction Schedule
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    New Brochures from Environmental Affairs!
    February 11, 2015 -  View and Download the latest brochures from Environmental Affairs
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    Mailing Address Office Hours Department Head
    Department of Public Works
    Newton City Hall, Room 101
    1000 Commonwealth Avenue
    Newton Centre, MA 02459
    (617) 796-1000
     Monday- Friday, 8:30am-5pm
     Tuesday, 8:30am-8pm 

    Questions? Comments?
    Contact Customer Service  
    Jim McGonagle
    Commissioner of Department of Public Works

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    Please Follow This Link To Find Your Closest Catch Basin.

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    Customer Service Center 

    For questions, comments, and service requests, please click here to visit our online customer support portal or call 311 from your landline or (617) 796-1000 from your cell phone

    Apply For A Second/Additional Water Meter 
    “We Are Currently Updating The Second Meter Process And Are Not Accepting New Applications At This Time ”

    Holiday Trash Collection Schedule  

    For the holidays below, there will be no collections. Trash and recycling collections will resume the following day, with the remaining collection days on a one-day delay schedule.

    The Official City Holidays in 2016

    New Years' Day

    Friday- January 1

    Martin Luther King Day

    Monday - January 18

    Presidents' Day

    Monday - February 15

    Patriots' Day

    Monday - April 18

    Memorial Day

    Monday - May 30

    Independence Day

    Monday - July 4

    Labor Day

    Monday - September 5

    Columbus Day

    Monday - October 10

    Veterans Day

    Friday- November 11

    Thanksgiving Day

    Thursday - November 24


    Monday- December 26

    New Years' Day 2016

    Monday- Jan 2, 2017

    DPW Division Directors
    For a contact list of the Department Of Public Works division directors, please visit this link