Public Works

 

DPW DIRECTOR
Rick Clarke
Contact: Rick Clarke

OPERATIONS MANAGER
Frank Ventimiglia
Contact: Frank Ventimiglia

DPW CLERK
Michele Young
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RECYCLING COORDINATOR

Marlene Faria Connelly

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or JRM Customer Service for Trash and Recycling questions: 978 536 2500.

25 Green Street
Ipswich, MA 01938
Phone: (978) 356-6612 | Fax: (978) 356-6616

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

It is our mission to plan, build, operate, maintain and support transportation, parks and cemeteries to sustain natural systems essential to a safe and comfortable life and afterlife in Ipswich. We work with Town employees and residents to ensure that the present and future way of life in Ipswich is consistent with their necessities and desires to want to continue to work and live in Ipswich.

 

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SNOW DAY TRASH PICKUP DELAY

 

Due to the expected weather conditions, JRM has cancelled trash and recycling pickup for Tuesday, January 27.

ALL TRASH PICKUPS WILL THEN BE DELAYED BY ONE DAY, moving to a holiday schedule,

starting with Tuesday's trash pickups moved to Wednesday.

Please direct any questions to the Department of Public Works at 978-356-6612.

 

STYROFOAM AND ELECTRONICS SPECIAL COLLECTION -- FEBRUARY 7, 2015

The Ipswich Recycling Advisory Committee is having a special collection for Styrofoam and Electronics on Saturday, February 7, 2015,

at Ipswich Middle School from 9 AM to noon.

Styrofoam dropoff is free, and there is a fee for electronics dropoff.  A percentage of the proceeds will go to Ipswich Middle School.

 

POTHOLE REPAIRS

The Public Works department is currently in the process of performing pothole repairs throughout town. We will be focusing our efforts on the main roads and working our way back to local roads. If you would like to report a pothole, please This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 

Linebrook Road Project Update

The DPW's project consultant presented to the Board of Selectmen on Tuesday January 20, 2015 at 6 p.m. on the project status.  To view a copy of the powerpoint presentation that was presented click the following link:  Board of Selectmen Linebrook Road Presentation 1-20-15

 

Trash & Recycling pickup cancelled Tuesday January 27, 2015

Due to the pending weather event, JRM Hauling has cancelled trash and recycling pickup for Tuesday, January 27, 2015, and will move to a holiday pickup schedule for the remainder of the week. Your scheduled trash and recycling pickup will be one day late this week. Please direct any questions to the Public Works Department at 978-356-6612. 

 

Annual Winter Ipswich Recycling Event

The Ipswich Recycling Advisory Committee is hosting the annual winter recycling event Saturday, February 7, 2015 from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m.  The event will be held at the Ipswich Middle School rain, snow or shine. For more information regarding the event please click the following link:  Winter Recycling Event 2-7-2015

 

Jeffrey's Neck Road - Watermain Replacement Project Update

The Water Department has released a project update notice, please click the following link to view:  Jeffreys Neck Road Project Update Notice 12-18-14.  For questions regarding the project please contact the Water Department at 978-356-6635.

 

Jeffrey's Neck Road - Flood Assessment Report

The DPW has recently contracted with CDM Smith to conduct an analysis of the flood impacts to Jeffrey's Neck Road and provide some alternatives analysis for improving the flooding problem on Jeffrey's Neck Road. To view the complete report, please click the following link: Jeffreys Neck Road Flood Assessment

 

2014 Adopt-an-Island Program Conditions

The adopt-an-island program is managed through the Shade Tree and Beautification Committee with the assistance of the Department of Public Works. For information on Program Conditions for Planting and Maintaining Islands, please click here: Adopt-an-Island Program Conditions for Planting and Maintaining Islands. For a copy of the application to adopt-an-island, please click here: 2014 Adopt an Island Application

 

DPW Office Information:

The DPW office is located at Town Hall and is open Mondays 8 AM to 7 PM, Tuesdays – Thursdays 8 AM to 4 PM, and Fridays from 8 AM to noon. Town Hall offices are closed on weekends and holidays.

 

 

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