Streets Division

  1. Traffic Alert- River Street

    The River Street reconstruction project between Main St and Wallace Rd will continue with milling of pavement beginning May 17 and paving on June 1 and 2. Be alert for local detours as directed by the traffic officers. Businesses remain open. Read On...
  2. Traffic Alert- Pearl Street

    Pearl St will be reconstructed from John Fitch Hwy to Highland Ave, starting on May 15 with sidewalk construction which will continue until mid-August. Exercise caution in the work area. Sidewalks will be open on one side of street at all times. . Read On...
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  1. Snow & Ice Control Program

    The control of accumulations of snow and ice on the public ways of the City of Fitchburg is the responsibility of the Department of Public Works.

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  2. Stormwater

    Stormwater runoff is generated when precipitation from rain and snowmelt flows over land or impervious surfaces and does not percolate into the ground.

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  3. Street Sweeping

    The Department of Public Works is responsible for street sweeping. Every spring, sweeping begins on the main lines of the city, followed by side streets on a ward-by ward basis.

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  4. Traffic Signals & Signs

    Effective July 1, 2015, the Department of Public Works assumed responsibility for traffic signals in the City of Fitchburg.

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  5. Tree Guide

    Access a guide to tree trimming and tree damage.

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