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The Public Works Department is responsible for maintaining the infrastructure of the city. This includes: picking up trash and recyclables; maintaining the streets, sidewalks, sewers and bridges; cleaning and plowing the streets; controlling the traffic flow in the city; and maintaining the city-owned transfer station and the two city-owned cemeteries, Oak Grove Cemetery and Mineral Spring Avenue Cemetery.

Beginning April 2nd and running through December 10th the city will be collecting leaf/yard waste refuse from residents on their regularly scheduled trash day. Leaves/yard waste must be in brown yard waste bags available at all local hardware stores, or put in a barrel (33 gallons or less) labeled yard waste. This program does not cover wood from building materials or scrap wood of any kind.

Contact Information

Public Works Center
250 Armistice Boulevard
Pawtucket, RI 02860

City Hall Main Number: (401) 728-0500
Public Works Office: Extensions 233, 260
Public Works Fax: (401) 727-4550
Public Works Email: dpw@pawtucketri.com
Report a Storm Issue: storms@pawtucketri.com

 

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Pawtucket Opens COVID-19 Take Home Distribution Locations

  • January 21, 2022
  • Press Release

The City of Pawtucket has opened two distribution locations for take-home COVID-19 tests. Please visit the Leon Mathieu Senior Center or Pawtucket Public Library during normal business hours to pick...  Read More >

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"The birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution, Pawtucket is poised to undergo a 21st century evolution into Rhode Island's premier arts and cultural destination, an ideal community to live, work, play, start a business and raise a family."

- Mayor Donald R. Grebien

New Event

The City of Pawtucket is looking for interested parties to respond to the RFP for two Affordable Housing projects in the city.

  • December 13, 2021
  • Event

The City of Pawtucket is looking for interested parties to respond to the RFP for two Affordable Housing projects in the city.The two locations are as follows:305 Owen Avenue160 Beechwood...  Read More >