The Public Works Department is responsible for maintaining the infrastructure of the city. This includes: picking up trash and recyclables; maintaining the streets, sidewalks, sewers and bridges; cleaning and plowing the streets; controlling the traffic flow in the city; and maintaining the city-owned transfer station and the two city-owned cemeteries, Oak Grove Cemetery and Mineral Spring Avenue Cemetery.
Beginning April 2nd and running through December 13th the city will be collecting leaf/yard waste refuse from residents on their regularly scheduled trash day. Leaves/yard waste must be in brown yard waste bags available at all local hardware stores, or put in a barrel (33 gallons or less) labeled yard waste. This program does not cover wood from building materials or scrap wood of any kind.
ATTENTION:City Street Light Conversion is underway. The map below signifies the lights that have already been converted as of February 18, 2020. For more information, click here.
Public Works Center
250 Armistice Boulevard
Pawtucket, RI 02860
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- Mayor Donald R. Grebien