Due to the Corona Virus, Town Hall is open to the public by appointment only. Please be patient as some of our employees are working remotely. Please call the appropriate department if you have any questions or call the Mayor's Office at 860 355-6010. Sorry for any inconvenience.
The Town Clerks office is currently by appointment only from 9am-4pm. Please call 860-355-6020 or e-mail to schedule an appointment. Passports will not be processed in New Milford at this time.

The New Milford Public Library is closed until further notice  The New Milford Senior Center is closed for all programs, but is available by appointment only.

For information regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) please see the following links: CDC, CT Department of Public Health, Governor's Executive Orders. Information can be found by dialing 211.
Click HERE to see what essential businesses are open and their hours.


Welcome to New Milford Public Works

Our Mission:

Provide top quality, professional, effective, and timely services to residents, businesses and internal customers.We do this by focusing on relationships with ourselves and our customers, and on customer service and satisfaction, thus improving our image and maintaining the community's trust. To support and enhance a high quality of life for the Town’s residents, businesses and visitors by providing well planned, environmentally sensitive, cost effective infrastructure and services to promote public health, personal safety, transportation, economic growth and civic vitality.


This email is being sent to inform the Town of New Milford of an upcoming scheduled Lane Closure on Bridge Street (U.S. Route 202 / Route 67) relating to construction work for Project #0095-0254.

  • Scheduled Date:               Friday Night (08-07-2020, start @ 1900 hours) through Saturday Morning (08-08-2020, end @ 0600 hours), weather permitting.
  • Closure Location:              Bridge Street (U.S. Route 202 / Route 67).
  • Closure Type:                     Alternating One-Way Traffic.
  • Traffic Duty:                       Three (3) Town of New Milford Police Officers will be scheduled by Rotha Contracting to assist with Traffic Detail throughout the work zone.
  • M&P Devices:                    Three (3) Changeable Message Signs will be utilized for advanced warning.  These VMS Signs will be installed on 08-05-2020 and will be located at:

    This email is being sent as a courtesy to the Town of New Milford according to the Minutes of the Preconstruction Meeting for Project #0095-0254.


    Thank you as we improve our town's infrastructure.

    Recycling Center Update!
    As of today, 3/24/2020, the Center will accept the following ONLY:
    *house hold trash IN BAGS
    *Salvation Army donations, which you must place in the bin yourself
    *Small electronics
    IF you are elderly or need aid, stay in your car and the Center personnel will come to you. Credit Card payments will be completed without a signature until further notice.
    Thank you for helping us Flatten the Curve.

     Please view our Municipal Facebook page for additional updated information: https://m.facebook.com/NMPWD/

    Due to changing conditions, we utilize our facebook page to provide timely updates.

     About power restoration, Eversource can be reached at 1-800-286-2000.

    Be Safe!

    Town/Private Road list-useful for Realtors!


     A reminder to homeowner's about the ROW and PERMITS - here is the link to Right of Way Permits ROW Permit  Effective today 10/13/17, Town Council approved the ordinance to collect a fee for Driveway Permits. Attached is the ordinance and fee schedule.

    Transportation Management Plan from 2013 which identifies several solutions to help alleviate traffic congestion in the downtown area and Grove St/Still River Dr corridor.

    Scan this to get Public Works Website on your smart phone. 


    Everyday we have multiple crews out in different parts of town (For reference, the Town owns 212 miles of road(~186 miles of paved road and ~27 miles of gravel) consisting of ~370 town roads, 34 bridges over 20 feet in length, 24 bridges under 20 feet in length, and 2 over railroad tracks).

    The New Milford Public Works Department consists of five different divisions

    For other Town Departments, please click Webpage and Telephone Directory

    Additional Links

    Contact Information

    10 Main Street
    New Milford Ct, 06776

    Phone: 860-355-6040
    Fax: 860-355-6055
    Email: public_works@newmilford.org

    Office hours: at 6 Young's Field Road: M-F 8am -4:30pm

    Director: Jack Healy

    Town Engineer: