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Public Works


 Engineering Services
 Fleet Management
Highway Division
 Traffic and Fire Alarm Division
 Trash and Recycling
 Transfer Station

MISSION STATEMENT

The Department of Public Works is tasked with managing, operating, and maintaining the infrastructure  (except for water and sewer) of the City of Meriden in a productive, efficient, and environmentally responsible manner. Roads, bridges, drainage systems, traffic signals, road signs, fleet management, solid waste management and recycling are the responsibility of the Department of Public Works.

The Department of Public Works is made up of four primary divisions: Engineering, Highways, Traffic and Fire Alarms, and  Fleet Management. 

 

USEFUL CONTACTS

 Water - 203-630-4256

 Sewer -  203- 630-4261

 Trees

- Request for removal / leaning trees located within the City's Right of Way – Parks Department  203-630-4259

- Downed trees/limbs  - Public Works 203-630-4018

- All emergency tree issues need live-wire verification from Connecticut Light and Power (CL&P)

 Gas Emergencies – Yankee Gas  - 877-YG4-LEAK (944-5325)   http://www.yankeegas.com/

 Electrical issues – CL&P (860) 947-2000  http://www.cl-p.com/Home

 Street Light Outages – www.cl-p.com/wms/streetlight.aspx?nl=slp

 State Roads

The roads listed below are maintained by the Connecticut Department of Transportation.  Call (860) 258-4500 for issues regarding these roads.

Broad Street / North Broad Street / South Broad St

US 5

North Broad Street north of Wilbur Cross Parkway

US 5/CT 15

Main Street in South Meriden (New Cheshire Road to Hanover Road)

CT 70

Hanover  Road  in South Meriden

CT 70

Hanover Avenue from Old Colony Road to New Hanover Avenue

CT 70

River Road

CT 70

Chamberlain Highway

CT 71

West Main Street between Cook Ave and Chamberlain Highway

CT 71

Old Colony Road, Cook Ave

CT 71