Public Works

Duties of the department

The Department of Public Works helps keep the City of Groton moving each day with many areas of responsibility. We collect your garbage and recycling, clear your streets of ice and snow in the winter, build and repair your sidewalks, repair roads, paint road lines, mow public grass and so much more.

How you can help us

  • If you see a catch basin that is clogged or full, please report it to the Public Works Department for cleaning at 860-446-4127.
  • During the Winter Season, it is important to keep the roadways clear to allow access for our plows. This includes removing basketball hoops, please remove all basketball hoops from the road for the winter season.

Applications, Reports & Information

Public Works Sidewalk - Now and Then