Darien Department of Public Works 2016

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Darien Officials: Hoyt Street Sidewalk Work Held Up by State Transportation Dept

Sidewalk Closed sign 910-31-16
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The project to build new sidewalks along the southern end of Hoyt Street was supposed to be complete before school started and kids were headed into and out of Holmes School, but crews were working on the sidewalk actually in front of Holmes on the first day of school. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Sidewalks To Be Installed About 1,000 Yards Along West Side of Hoyt Street

Darien Department of Public Works Cone Sidewalk
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The Town of Darien will begin installing sidewalks on Hoyt Street (state route 106) from Middlesex Road north to Heather Lane starting on Tuesday, Aug. 9. Work hours will be between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on weekdays. (more…) Continue Reading →

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UPDATE: DPW Issues New Dates on When These Darien Streets Get Paved this Summer

Paving Repaving DPW Roads 7-29-16
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Update: Tuesday, Aug. 2, 12:08 p.m.:

The Darien Department of Public Works has run into a problem with this year’s road paving, so the dates when streets will be paved has changed. “Due to an equipment malfunction our program start date has been pushed from Aug. 4, 2016 to Aug. 8,” the department announced at about noon on Tuesday. Continue Reading →

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What the Town Would Get for $5M in Improvements at the DPW Garage

Mechanical DPW Garage project 5-2-16
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A Department of Public Works is one of any town’s “critical” departments — keeping streets cleared and passable for first responders and others after storms and other emergencies, and, year-round, maintaining crucial public services, a consultant remarked in a presentation to the Darien Board of Selectmen. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Gorham’s Pond Tide Gates to Open From March 14 to 18

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The Town of Darien Department of Public Works will open the Gorham’s Pond Tide gates from Monday, March 14, 2016 with scheduled closing on Friday, March 18, 2016 for periodic flushing and cleaning of pond. (more…) Continue Reading →

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