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DPW UPDATES:

TRASH DELAY AND TRANSFER STATION CLOSED 11/23 – THANKSGIVING
Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the Transfer Station will be closed on Thursday, November 23, 2018.  Trash and Recycling routes normally picked up on Thursday will be picked up on Friday.  Have a Happy Thanksgiving.
FORCE MAIN CONSTRUCTION PROJECT –
TRANSFER STATION, BUSINESSES AND RESIDENTS TIDE MILL ROAD:
Beginning Friday afternoon into Saturday (weather pending) traffic patterns at the Transfer Station and along Tide Mill Road (nearest the Transfer Station) will be changed. Those intending on using the Transfer Station please use Hardardt’s Way only. If you need access to the businesses or residence along Tide Mill Road please use Tide Mill Road only.
As construction continues along Tide Mill Road, business access will be adjusted accordingly. We ask that you pay attention to all signage, DPW personnel, Police Details and detours through the facility and along the roadways. Most importantly PLEASE SLOW DOWN. This is for everyone’s safety, including yours. Traffic patterns will change as construction progresses and we appreciate your patience.
LEAF PICK UP  – UPDATE:
We continue to work throughout town picking up leaves from last week’s leaf collection. We have not completed all routes at this time due to rain, staffing, equipment and now the pending winter conditions. Residents are reminded to put this material in either biodegradable paper bags or loose in trash barrels and free of any trash or paper products because this material will be composted.  Twigs, branches, or brush may only be taken to the transfer station and will not be picked up at the curb. Our transfer station hours are Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 8 am to 3 pm. Tuesday – the transfer station is closed and Thursday the transfer station is open from noon – 3 pm.  If you feel you have been missed, please call the main office at 603-926-3202 and provide your location and we will do our best to get to you as soon as possible.

CHURCH STREET PUMP STATION RESIDENTIAL LOT CLOSURE

The residential lot behind and around the Church Street Pump Station will be closed beginning November 3, 2018 until further notice.  This closure is needed to facilitate the construction related to the  Church Street Pump Station Force Main Replacement Project.  Those residents with resident stickers may park in empty spaces  (in areas not designated as lease spaces) within the lot directly adjacent to the pump station. As a reminder, residents are not allowed to use residential parking lots for long term storage of vehicles.  Vehicles being stored and found to interfere with snow removing activities or other town operations may be towed at the owner’s expense.  Please click here to see a map location plan.

EXCAVATION PERMIT REMINDER

From Section 769-67 of the Town of Hampton Code of Ordinances:

Permits requiring excavation shall not be issued during winter months beginning on the first day of November of each year and ending on the 30th day of April next following, unless special permission is obtained from the Director (of Public Works) upon approval by the Town Manger.  Permits may be denied earlier due to frost in the ground before the first of November or after the 30th of April.

 

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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 
11 Hardardt’s Way
Phone:  603-926-3202
Open Mon through Fri 7 am – 12 pm and 1 pm – 3:30 pm

Hampton Transfer Station
11 Hardardt’s Way
Phone:  603-929-5930
Open Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun 8 am – 3 pm, Thurs  12 pm – 3 pm
Closed Tues

For Sewer and Drain Emergencies
After hours, on weekends or holidays
call the Police Department at 603-929-4444.
Town crews will be dispatched to assess the situation.

 

Administration

Public Works Home Page Administration Engineering Highway Division Maintenance Division Transfer Station Refuse/Recycling Sewer and Drain Division Wastewater Treatment     Department Contacts Main Number 603-926-3202 Chris Jacobs, Public Works Director cjacobs (@) town.hampton.nh.us Jennifer Hale, Deputy Director      jhale (@) town.hampton.nh.us Ryan Sharpe, Transfer Station Coordinator Mike Dube, WWTP Operations Manager Tobey Spainhower, …

Engineering

Public Works Home Page Administration Engineering Highway Division Maintenance Division Transfer Station Refuse/Recycling Sewer and Drain Division Wastewater Treatment Engineering Department Chris Jacobs, P.E., Public Works Director Jennifer Hale, P.E., Deputy Director James Hafey, E.I.T. Engineering Technician Phone: 603-926-3202 The Engineering Division is responsible for implementation of a variety of capital improvement projects, such as roadway redesign, sewer and …

Highway Division

Public Works Home Page Administration Engineering Highway Division Maintenance Division Transfer Station Refuse/Recycling Sewer and Drain Division Wastewater Treatment     Highway Department Russell Nickerson, Working Foreman Alan Jones, Working Foreman Phone: 603-929-5927 Excavations All excavations within the Town Right-of-Way require a street excavation permit.  See our Permits and Applications Page for more information. Potholes …

Maintenance Division

Public Works Home Page Administration Engineering Highway Division Maintenance Division Transfer Station Refuse/Recycling Sewer & Drain Division Wastewater Treatment     Vehicle and Building Maintenance Joseph Gallagher, Vehicle Maintenance Foreman Joseph Bishop, Vehicle Mechanic Mike Moran, Carpenter Vacant, Laborer/Carpenter Phone: 603-929-5926 The Maintenance Section consists of  the Vehicle Maintenance  Division and the Building Maintenance Division.  The …

Refuse and Recycling

Public Works Home Page Click here to view the Refuse and Recycling Schedule for residential collection. Summer Schedule begins on the third Monday of June each year Summer Schedule ends at the end of day on the Monday after the Seafood Festival in September each year THIS PAGE IS CURRENTLY UNDER RECONSTRUCTION In the interim please visit …

Transfer Station

THIS PAGE IS CURRENTLY UNDER RECONSTRUCTION In the interim please visit the Waste Management Website located by clicking here to answer your questions on what you can and cannot recycle. If there are additional questions, please do not hesitate to call our main office at 603-926-3202. Do you have questions on how to reduce Household …

Sewer and Drain Division

Public Works Home Page Administration Engineering Highway Division Maintenance Division Transfer Station Recycling/Solid Waste Sewer & Drain Division Wastewater Treatment Quick Links Permits and Applications Sewer &  Drain Subdivision Requirements Sign up for Alerts to High Tide and Declared Storm Events TIDE CHART HAMPTON HARBOR Staff Use Only Sewer Maps     Sewer and Drain Contact …

Wastewater Treatment

WWTP News The Town of Hampton has identified near and long term solutions for critical process upgrades and safety needs that are necessary to protect and ensure the reliability of the Town’s Wastewater Plant.  The March Warrant Article 7 has been approved for funds to address these important upgrades.   Are you familiar with the WWTP? …

Public Works Bid and RFP/RFQ Information

2018 Hampton Public Works Department’s Bids, RFPs & RFQs 2018-020 Sodium Hypochlorite bid opening November 20, 2018 at 3 pm Bid 2018-019 Cationic Polymer bid opening November 20, 2018 at 3 pm Bid  Addendum #1 2018-018 Sodium Bisulfite bid opening November 20, 2018 at 3 pm Bid 2018-017 Master Electrician Services  bid opening October 18, …

Department of Public Works Applications and Permits

  Public Works Home Page Administration Engineering Highway Division Maintenance Division Transfer Station Trash/Recycling Sewer and Drain Division Wastewater Treatment Important Links Puiblic Works Bid and RFP/RFQ Information Applications and Permits Sewer &  Drain Subdivision Requirements   EXCAVATION PERMIT REMINDER From Section 769-67 of the Town of Hampton Code of Ordinances: Permits requiring excavation shall not …