To provide a responsive, well-planned and cost effective capital and maintenance operation for all Town infrastructure. To properly maintain the Town and School buildings, building systems and vehicles. To provide for the enjoyment of the Town’s public parks, grounds, forestry and Spring Grove Cemetery. To continuously improve the quality of life for the community by protecting our water resources and by providing safe drinking water, state of the art disposal for our liquid and solid wastes, and safe travel on our roadways & sidewalks.
The Administration/Business Office is responsible for long range planning, monitoring of annual budget and assists Divisions with the Capital Improvement Program development. The Office also manages all personnel records, payroll and coordination of hiring processes for the Department. Responsibilities include development and implementation of departmental policies and provides administrative support for all divisions. The Business Office coordinates facility rentals of the Old Town Hall, athletic fields, school gyms and auditoriums and communicates with the public for transference of information via the Town's website, Social Media, press releases and any other forms of communication as needed.
Plant and Facilities is organized under the Department of Municipal Services. The divisions provide scheduled and routine maintenance to all Town and School buildings, building equipment, traffic signals and Town owned street lighting. Plant and Facilities maintains the Town fuel depot; and all Town owned vehicles and motorized equipment. The division is also responsible for managing all major building related capital projects and capital improvements for all areas of responsibility.
Public Works is organized under the Department of Municipal Services. The divisions provide project planning and oversight for Town infrastructure construction projects including roadways, sidewalks, water treatment and distribution, and sewer collection. All Town owned property and trees are cared for by Public Works' divisions in addition to the maintenance and perpetual care of Spring Grove Cemetery. Responsibilities also include the overseeing trash and recycling collections, both curbside and special collections.