Duties & Responsibilities
The Highway Division of the East Longmeadow Department of Public Works is responsible for ensuring the safety of motorists and pedestrians using public ways by maintaining more than 109 miles of town roads. Ice and snow removal is a winter priority for the entire Department of Public Works staff, providing access on town roads and parking lots for emergency vehicles in a timely fashion. Ice treatment is accomplished through application of sand, salt and “ice ban,” an environmentally friendly agricultural deicer.
The Highway Division is also responsible for
Knowlton Transfer Station
In addition to street and stormwater system upkeep, the Highway Division operates and manages the Knowlton Transfer Station located on Somers Road. For a $50 annual fee, residents are allowed to dispose of many items which are not picked up
Report a Problem
To report a malfunctioning street light, contact National Grid.