DPW offices are closed in honor of Memorial Day on Monday May 25th. We resume normal operations on Tuesday. Recycling will not be picked up on Monday.

You can see updates to Water & DPW specific operations & our Shared Streets intiative during the city's response to Covid-19 here

 
Department of Public Works

Department of Public Works

Our Mission is to steward Burlington’s infrastructure and environment by delivering efficient, effective, and equitable public services. 

Report Issues

Report Potholes, Water Service Issues, Damaged Signs, Infrastructure Requests & More!

Contact Us

Hours, Addresses, Phone/Email Info for DPW and Water Resources, including urgent 24/7 info.

Calendar

View agendas and details on public meetings that DPW hosts or participates in.

VT-Alert

Get real-time urgent municipal alerts for boil water advisories, snow bans, beach closures and more. 

WHAT'S HAPPENING AT PUBLIC WORKS


Shared Streets Initiative

Read about our "Shared Streets" initiative to find healthy ways to get outside!

Making Space for Restaurants & Retail

Learn about Grab & Go Parking, Expanded Street Seats & Sidewalks, and Safer Streets. 

Sustainable Infrastructure

See all the capital work the City has completed since 2016 and has planned for the future.

Burlington Water Rate Study

Read about our work to evaluate fees and rate structures for Water Resources

Champlain Parkway Info

Visit for more background info, contact info, project and public meeting details.

Parking Options in Burlington

Visit our partner site to learn all about parking locations and rates in BTV.

ON THE PUBLIC WORKS AGENDA


Find out what Public Works is working on! We participate in regular meetings that are open to the public. View our calendar above or see our regular oversight meetings below. We look forward to hearing from you.

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