Public Works

The Department of Public Works' mission is to plan, build, operate, maintain and support transportation, parks and cemeteries to sustain natural systems essential to a safe and comfortable life and afterlife in Ipswich. The Department works with town employees and residents to ensure that the present and future way of life in Ipswich is consistent with their necessities and desires to want to continue to work and live in Ipswich.
  1. Mile Lane Paving Project Update

    Aggregate Industries has notified the Town that Mile Lane top course paving has been rescheduled for Friday, November 15. The road will be closed during the work and access will be limited. This work is weather dependent. Read on...
  2. Curbside Leaf Pickup Week of November 18-22

    The annual curbside leaf pickup will be the week BEFORE Thanksgiving, November 18-22. Please have your bagged leaves (paper leaf bags only!) at the curb by 6 AM on your TRASH DAY that week to ensure pickup. Read on...
  3. Waldingfield Bridge Closure

    MassDOT has scheduled repairs to the Waldingfield Rd bridge. This will require the bridge to be closed to through traffic from August 26, 2019 to November 20, 2019. Please plan accordingly as the detour will add extra time to your commute. Read on...
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