Public Works - DPW

Fair Lawn's Public Works is divided into nine divisions: Administration, Buildings and Grounds, Road Services, Water, Shade Tree, Electrical Services, Sewer, Vehicle Maintenance and Recycling.

The Administration and Buildings and Grounds operate out of the Municipal Building.

The Roads, Sewer, Recycling, Shade Tree and Vehicle Maintenance Divisions are located at the DPW complex on Saddle River Road.

The Water and Electrical Divisions are located on Cadmus Place.  

The duties of the Public Works Department include: Maintenance of all public buildings and facilities, maintaining 81 miles of Borough roadways, which include sweeping streets on a regular routine, snow plowing and salting streets in the winter, curbside leaf collection, patching potholes and cleaning and maintaining catch basins. The Sewer Division maintains 10 sewer pump stations, main lines and force mains. The Water Department provides drinking water to residents from 15 water wells and distributes drinking water to Borough residents, maintains water connections with United Water and Passaic Valley Water Commission. The Shade Tree Division is responsible for trimming, removing, planting and caring for shade trees in the public right of way and public parks. Other divisions in Public Works include Recycling, Fleet Maintenance and Electric.

Snow Removal and Street Salting Guidelines

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Contact Information

Name: Alan Neggia, CPWM, Licensed Sewer Operator (C-3)
Title: Superintendent of Public Works
Phone: (201) 794-5304 or (201) 794-5326