In observance of Columbus Day, the Public Works Department will NOT be collecting rubbish and recycling on Monday, October 12, 2015. Monday’s routes will be collected on Tuesday, Tuesday’s routes on Wednesday, Wednesday’s 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.
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