It is our mission to plan, build, operate, maintain and support transportation, parks and cemeteries to sustain natural systems essential to a safe and comfortable life and afterlife in Ipswich. We work with Town employees and residents to ensure that the present and future way of life in Ipswich is consistent with their necessities and desires to want to continue to work and live in Ipswich.
Linebrook Road Project Update
The DPW's project consultant presented to the Board of Selectmen on Tuesday January 20, 2015 at 6 p.m. on the project status. To view a copy of the powerpoint presentation that was presented click the following link: Board of Selectmen Linebrook Road Presentation 1-20-15
Jeffrey's Neck Road - Watermain Replacement Project Update
The Water Department has released a project update notice, please click the following link to view: Jeffreys Neck Road Project Update Notice 12-18-14. For questions regarding the project please contact the Water Department at 978-356-6635.
Jeffrey's Neck Road - Flood Assessment Report
The DPW has recently contracted with CDM Smith to conduct an analysis of the flood impacts to Jeffrey's Neck Road and provide some alternatives analysis for improving the flooding problem on Jeffrey's Neck Road. To view the complete report, please click the following link: Jeffreys Neck Road Flood Assessment
2015 Adopt-an-Island Program Conditions
The adopt-an-island program is managed through the Shade Tree and Beautification Committee with the assistance of the Department of Public Works. For information on Program Conditions for Planting and Maintaining Islands, please click here: Adopt-an-Island Program Conditions for Planting and Maintaining Islands. For a copy of the application to adopt-an-island, please click here: 2015 Adopt-an-Island Application.
DPW Office Information:
The DPW office is located at Town Hall and is open Mondays 8 AM to 7 PM, Tuesdays – Thursdays 8 AM to 4 PM, and Fridays from 8 AM to noon. Town Hall offices are closed on weekends and holidays.