Highway Department

The Townsend Highway Department maintains approximately 86 miles of roads in town and understands that safe roadways are vital to our community and that we impact everyone's life of travel. Some responsibilities of the Highway Department include maintenance of town equipment, roads, traffic lines, installation of traffic and street signs, brush control along roadways, street cleaning, catch basins and storm water drains, snow and ice control, and resurfacing. It is our mission to efficiently manage and maintain the towns' roadway system to provide for the safe, convenient and efficient movement of traffic and pedestrians at the lowest cost and best value. More..

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
James Smith Highway Superintendent (978) 597-1712
Katie Kazanjian Department Assistant (978) 597-1712