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Department of Public Works


 The Department of Public Works is responsible for and is committed to maintaining the city's physical infrastructure and providing quality services to the citizens of Hartford.

"Providing Hartford’s Citizens, Businesses and Visitors with Quality Services." 

Kevin J. Burnham, P.E.

 Special Holiday Information

Keep on top of potential delays in trash pickup, and read about the City's Christmas tree recycling schedule.

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 phonebookPhone Book Recycling

In Hartford, residents can recycle outdated phone books at curbside, by placing them in your curbside recycling container.

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mattresses Mattress Stewardship Initiative 2012

The City of Hartford is taking issue with old mattresses and it’s not because of a bad night’s sleep. Each year, Connecticut’s Capital City collects a staggering 18,000 mattresses a year.

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statecapitalCapital Improvement Projects

Prepared quarterly by Public Works, this document provide progress and updates on projects in the Capital City.

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Hartford Green Action Team

GAT creates leadership opportunities for city employees to foster green practices in the work place.

Purpose: Build knowledge among employees committed to green efforts, and serve as peer motivators for green programs in the city

HARTFORD CITY HALL ADDRESS: 550 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103 PHONE: (860)757-9311 HOURS: 8AM - 5PM