Public Works


The Department of Public Works (DPW) provides essential town services to the residents of University Park. Staff is responsible for waste management and other services such as:

  • Park Maintenance, Including Playgrounds
  • Recycling Collection
  • Road Maintenance
  • Sidewalks
  • Signage 
  • Town Tree Maintenance
  • Trash and Bulk Trash Collection
  • Yard Waste and Compost Collection

Seasonal & Specialized Services

DPW conducts snow removal and leaf vacuuming services seasonally. In addition, the DPW staff provides fleet and facilities maintenance services for town vehicles and buildings.

2018 Holiday Schedule


  • Yard Waste - Wednesday, November 14th
  • Recycling - Wednesday, November 21st
  • Recycling - Cancelled, Friday, November 23rd


  • Trash - Wednesday, December 26th

January 2019

  • Trash- Wednesday, January 2nd 
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