Daily Newsletter

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Highway Division

The highway division is assisting the public grounds division with mowing and trimming in the Hanover Center Cemetery and assisting in the installation of sod at the Veterans Memorial.   In addition the division is investigating a report of a sinkhole near 74 Cheryl Lane and checking a report of a pothole on School Street.

Public Grounds Divisions

The public grounds division is  mowing and trimming in the Hanover Center Cemetery in preparation for the upcoming Memorial Day observance.  The division is also finishing the installation of sod at the Veterans Memorial.

Water Distribution Division

The water distribution division will be performing final meter readings at 1410-1422 Washington Street, performing a meter changeout at 21 Saddle Lane, observing a pressure test at Center School, installing a hydrant meter at 2053 Washington Street, and investigating a report of dirty water at 443 Columbia Road.

Water Treatment Division

The water treatment division will be performing normal daily operations of the Pond Street and Broadway water treatment plants.  In addition the division continues its work in adjusting and optimizing water chemistry in preparation bringing the plant back on line this week.

Transfer Station Division

The Transfer Station is open today.  

Brush Pile Hours

Please note that we have posted extended hours for the Ames Way brush pile to allow residents greater opportunity to deliver their brush.  The weekend hours will be Saturdays 8:00 am to noon.  The weekday hours are 7:30 am to 2:30 pm.  The brush pile is closed on legal holidays and during snow and ice operations.  Please note that the town will only pick up brush that has fallen into the street.  Residents are advised not to pile brush that has fallen in their yards out at the street as we will not be doing a general town wide pickup.  In addition, the brush pile is open to residents only.  Landscapers are not allowed to use the pile.

General Information

The goal of this page is to inform interested parties of the planned daily activities of the DPW.  The information on this page reflects the planned work at the start of the business day as reported by the foremen of each division.  The activities of each division are subject to change depending on conditions that may occur as the day progresses.    Our intention is to update this page daily and to build upon it to include reports of activities completed over the past few days and weeks.  We invite the public's comments and suggestions.  Please address such comments to DPW Director Victor Diniak at vdiniak@hanoverdpw.org