TOWN OF HAMPTON
URGENT NEWS RELEASE
The Town of Hampton Public Works Department has issued the following announcements pertaining to the severe winter storm predicted for the New Hampshire seacoast area:
- A snow emergency parking ban will become effective at 7:00pm on Monday evening January 26th and will continue until 12:00pm Wednesday noontime. Any vehicle parked along any town street during this period will be towed at the owner’s expense.
- Municipal trash and recycling collection will not occur on Tuesday or Wednesday. Collection crews will resume collections on Thursday however collections may be delayed by 2-3 days depending on weather conditions.
- The Transfer Station will remain open on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 8:00am to 3:00pm.
- Residents are reminded that it is unlawful to place or deposit snow upon any town street or sidewalk.
Public Works Department
The Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance of all town roads. This includes signs, shoulders, pot hole repair, culvert and catch basin cleaning, snow plowing and treating, snow removal, brush cutting, grading, sidewalks, street sweeping and contracted line striping and pavement markings (directional arrows, crosswalks, stop bars and parking spaces). Additionally, permits for modification of existing and new driveways and street excavation permits for work in the Town right of way are processed by the Public Works Dept.
Public Works also provides solid waste and recycling collection and disposal for the Town. Department employees collect material curbside and operate the transfer station.
The wastewater treatment facility is operated and maintained by The Public Works Dept. under strict NH DES and US EPA guidelines. Thirteen pump stations are also maintained by department staff.
The Public Works Department is responsible for maintaining the Town’s storm water system and ensuring that the Town is in compliance with our Municipal Separate Storm System (MS4) storm water permit issued by the US EPA.
The DPW garage maintains the Town fleet for Public Works, the Building Department, the Cemetery and, the Parks and Recreation Department.
Hampton Public Works Department – Driving Directions
11 Hardardt's Way
Hampton Transfer Station
11 Hardardt's Way