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DPW UPDATES:

SNOW EMERGENCY PARKING BAN
A Snow Emergency Parking Ban will be in effect starting Tuesday February 12th at 9 pm to Wednesday February 13th at 9am.
During this time there will be no parking on town streets.  Vehicles may be ticketed and/or towed at the vehicle owner’s expense.
Owners of vehicles legally parked in Municipal Lots should check the lot tomorrow morning to assure their vehicle is not interfering with snow removal.
Please pay attention to the roadway conditions, allow plow drivers space to complete their operations and be safe!
DELAYED TRASH AND RECYCLING COLLECTION DUE TO OBSERVANCE OF PRESIDENT’S DAY
Trash and recycling collection will be delayed one day due to the observance of President’s Day on Monday, February 18. If your regularly scheduled collection day is Monday, it will be picked up on Tuesday. Tuesday’s route will be picked up on Wednesday. Wednesday’s route will be picked up on Thursday. Thursday and Friday collection days will both be picked up on Friday.
The Transfer Station will be closed on Monday, February 18. It will be open on Tuesday, February 19 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. If you have any questions please call the main office at 603-926-3202.
DELAYED TRASH AND RECYCLING DUE EQUIPMENT FAILURE
Due to equipment failure, trash and/or recycling collection may be delayed. The equipment repairs may take several weeks. Please continue to put your carts out as scheduled. Thank you for your patience as we resolve this issue.
If you have any questions please call the main office at 603-926-3202.
NEW TRANSFER STATION FEES ARE IN EFFECT AS OF 1/15/19
Please review the document below that details the new fees for disposal of items at the Transfer Station. If you have any questions you can call the Transfer Station at 603-929-5930 or you can reach then main office at 603-926-3202.
FORCE MAIN CONSTRUCTION PROJECT -UPDATE 1/15/19
The Force Main Project continues through the easement area from Tide Mill Road to Route 101 with a second crew installing force main on the eastern end of Route 101 and Church Street.
As construction continues along Church Street and Route 101 traffic patterns may be adjusted and there may be delays.  We ask that you pay attention to all signage, DPW personnel, Police Details and detours and most importantly PLEASE SLOW DOWN. This is for everyone’s safety, including yours.
TRANSFER STATION UPDATE 1/12/19: WOOD CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION WASTE
We are now able to accept wood construction and demolition waste.  Pressure treated wood is not to be put in the demo bins, but in the trash containers at the transfer station.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask the staff.
 FLOODING STUDY INFORMATION MEETINGS UPDATE
If you are affected by the flooding in your area, please take a minute to complete the survey that was distributed at the Flood Study meeting held the week of December 10th.  You can access the survey by clicking on the link below.
 As a reminder if you would like to receive email notifications of high tide events (or other town related events) you need to sign up by clicking the link below (We are unable to “add” you as there needs to be consent to the data sharing policy by Constant Contacts Privac Policy).
We will be posting meeting minutes on the Town’s Web page once they are completed.
If you would like to share any additional information please feel free to email the Department of Public Works at jhale @ town.hampton.nh.us or call 603-926-3202.
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 done 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 Plant 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 
1 Hardardt’s Way
Phone:  603-926-3202
Open Mon through Friday 7 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Closed 12-1 for lunch.

Hampton Transfer Station
1 Hardardt’s Way
Phone:  603-929-5930
Open every day 8:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. 
EXCEPT closed on Tuesday and open 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday

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.

For directions to the Public Works Department and the Transfer Station click here Driving Directions 

 

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 Mike Dube, WWTP Operations Manager Tobey Spainhower, Sewer and Drain Foreman Ryan Sharpe, Transfer …

Engineering

Public Works Home Page Administration Engineering Highway Division Maintenance Division Transfer Station Refuse/Recycling Sewer and Drain Division Wastewater Treatment Engineering Division 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 Division Chris McGinnis, Foreman 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 …

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 UNDER CONSTRUCTION NEW TRANSFER STATION FEES ARE IN EFFECT 1/15/19 Click here for a schedule of fees   Public Works Home Administration Engineering Highway Division Maintenance Division Transfer Station Refuse/Recycling Sewer and Drain Division Wastewater Treatment Important Links Puiblic Works Bid and RFP/RFQ Information Permits and Applications Transfer Station Contact Information Ryan …

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 Bid Tabulation 2018-019 Cationic Polymer bid opening November 20, 2018 at 3 pm Bid  Addendum #1 Bid Tabulation 2018-018 Sodium Bisulfite bid opening November 20, 2018 at 3 pm Bid Bid Tabulation  2018-017 Master …

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 …