The New Lenox Public Works Department is responsible for providing a variety of services ranging from street repairs to water and sewer system operation and maintenance. The Public Works Department is charged with the repair and maintenance of approximately 130 miles of Village streets. These services include street sweeping, snow plowing, maintenance of street lights and traffic signals, parkway tree care and the initiation of new construction.
Public Works provides high quality water and sewer services to the residents and businesses in New Lenox. In order to meet the daily consumption rate of local residents and businesses, the department operates multiple pump stations which deliver water through many miles of water main, multiple fire hydrants and thousands of water service connections. Services include water meter repairs and installation, maintaining water and sewer facilities, and water treatment and distribution. Public Works also operated a Village Waste Water System which involves the management of three facilities or eleven lift stations
The Public Works Department also services and repairs all Village vehicles including Police Department patrol cars. Other services within the Public Works Department includes:
Normal Business hours for the Public Works Department are Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Service requests can be made by telephone (815 215-4800), the Report a Concern Function on the Main Homepage, or in-person by visiting the Village Hall at 1 Veterans Parkway.
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