Martin Luther King Day
In observance of Martin Luther King Day, the Public Works Department will NOT be collecting rubbish and recycling on Monday, January 16th. Monday’s routes will be collected on Tuesday, Tuesday routes on Wednesday, Wednesday routes of Thursday, and Thursday and Friday routes will be collected on Friday.
Additionally, the Transfer Station will be closed on Monday but will be open on Tuesday from 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM.
Christmas Tree Collection
The Hampton Public Works Department will conduct curbside pickup of Christmas trees during the week of January 9, 2017. Residents should put their trees out no sooner than Sunday of that week. The tree stand, lights, tinsel and ornaments must be removed. Trees wrapped in plastic cannot be picked up.
Residents may also bring their trees into the transfer station during normal operating hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 8:00 AM to 3 PM; Thursday, 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM. All stands, lights, tinsel, ornaments and plastic wrap must be removed”
12/7/16 Notice: Access to the Seawall at Bicentennial Park has been closed. For your safety please stay away from this area.
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.
Fleet maintenance for Public Works, the Building Department, the Cemetery and, the Parks and Recreation Department is also a responsibility of the DPW..
Hampton Public Works Department – Driving Directions
Hampton Transfer Station
For Sewer and Drain Emergencies