Public Works operates from the Town Garage on McCully Street in Amherst. The Public Works staff consists of a director, operations manager, transportation foreman, engineering service manager, clerk and 24 full-time and seasonal employees who are responsible for the planning, operations and maintenance of the town streets, sidewalks, snow and ice removal, traffic control lights located in the town, sewers, storm drainage, equipment and the water utility.
For after-hours Public Works emergencies call our dispatch center at 902-667-7227.
During major snow storms in Amherst you may call our snowline at 902-664-6000 for information on street conditions and snow clearing/removal with in the Town of Amherst.
Director: Jason MacDonald
Fax: (902) 667-5409
Operations Manager: vacant
Transportation Foreman: Aaron Bourgeois, CET
Phone: (902) 667-3334
Fax: (902) 667-2208