Public Works Department

The Public Works Department ensures that the borough operates smoothly and looks its best at all times. They are responsible for:

  • Park and field maintenance
  • Roadway and alleyway maintenance and repair
  • Snow removal from roadways, sidewalks, and steps
  • Tree and brush trimming
  • Leaf, tree, and shrub removal
  • Combined sewer maintenance
  • Catch basin cleaning
  • Stormwater management
  • Painting of crosswalks and yellow lines
  • Maintaining and upgrading signage
  • Repairing and replacing traffic signals
  • Municipal trash removal
  • Seasonal decorations (flags, Christmas decorations, military banners)

The Department of Public Works is led by Rich Rapp, a Public Works Coordinator, who is directly overseen by Chief of Police/Borough Manager Bruce Fromlak. They currently employ 7 full-time and 3 part-time staff. They also have an array of vehicles and equipment, including 3 5-ton dump trucks. 2 pickup trucks, 1 high lift/back hoe, 1 Pelican sweeper, 1 Falcon asphalt trailer, 1 leaf vacuum trailer, 1 35-ft. bucket truck, and 1 Kubota grass cutter with various attachments.

If you have a special request or need information, please fill out the form in the sidebar and a member of the road department will get back to you in a timely manner.