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!

Calendar

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

Updates!

Sign up for news and announcements including Leaf Pickup, Clean Sweep & much more! 

VT-Alert

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

WHAT'S HAPPENING AT PUBLIC WORKS


Snow Ban Information

More info on snow bans and how to reach us with questions about winter parking.

Food Scraps & Composting

Learn more about the state's Act 148 - which bans food scraps from the landfill.

Integrated Water Quality

Learn about the development of our Integrated Plan to serve as a road map for addressing water quality.

Sustainable Infrastructure

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

PROJECTS WITH PARTNERS


Shelburne St Roundabout Project

Read up on key improvements and changes along this vital corridor.

Railyard Enterprise Project

Read up on proposed improvements in the Pine & Battery area.

University Place Improvements

Read about our collaboration with UVM to improve University Place!

Champlain Parkway Info

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

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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