Department of Public Works
The Department of Public Works manages a wide range of maintenance and improvement projects throughout the borough, including: maintaining all roadways in the Borough (except county roads); repaving roads; pothole patching; storm drain maintenance; storm drain installation; brook maintenance; sign work; tree work; plowing roads; salting roads and plowing borough parking lots. In addition, this Department handles traffic light maintenance; borough building maintenance; ball field maintenance; maintaining various borough buildings; leaf pickup; street sweeping; maintaining borough fleet; drainage work; Christmas tree pickup; skating pond maintenance; general citizen complaints; delivering barricades for block parties and upgrading all storm drains to meet D.E.P new storm water regulations.
Information regarding garbage collection, recycling, bulk collection, and other services can be found in the BOROUGH OF NEW PROVIDENCE 2013 CALENDAR
As of January, 2013 the phone numbers for garbage and recycling have changed. The new phone numbers are as follows:
FIRST OCCUPATIONAL - Garbage, Grass, Bulk
GIORDANO RECYCLING - Recycling
7 AM to 3:30 PM Monday - Friday. The Department of Public Works is located on Park Place (near Oakwood Park).
Public Works Manager/Director - James - 665-1076
Assistant Manager - Robert - 665-1076
Chief Mechanic - Ralph - 665-1076
Assistant Foreman, Streets and Roads - Scott - 665-1076
Maintenance Mechanic - Greg - 665-1400
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