The Street Department is responsible for the maintenance of 72 miles of public roads and right of ways and city owned property and buildings. This includes roadway surfaces, sidewalks, drainage, mowing, signs, building maintenance, street and traffic lighting and construction of roadways and buildings. Answering and reviewing complaints from citizens and planning solutions. Conducts meetings with contractors, engineers, on various projects. Works closely with State and City Planners on issues within planning region. Review construction and drainage plans for subdivision and site development for compliance to state and local standards, specifications and the inspection of it. Work closely with City, County and State Agencies on various projects within the City limits to insure compliance with local and State laws and regulations. (phone number and e-mail)
The Sanitation Department is responsible for collection of garbage (presently contracted to Waste Management, Joe McMoy - 967-2081), collection of household refuse, brush, leaves, Blue Bag Recycling Program, and also helps with mowing of City owned property.
The Public Works Department will no longer pickup loose grass and clippings on road side. This material MUST BE BAGGED. Please inform your lawn service of this change. The City will not be responsible for damage to lawns due to material left on road side not bagged.
Winchester Public Works
32 Pittenger Circle
Director - Steve Goodwin(stevegoodwin [at] winchester-tn [dot] com)