Public Works

TS January 2023 Recycling prices
DPW wants to thank you for recycling! The more you recycle, the more Bedford saves!

November 18, 2022 - with the onset of winter weather conditions, permits issued by the Public Works Department will cease for the winter season. Issuing of Public Works permits will resume in April of 2023.

Starting on June 25, 2022, the Saturday hours of operation at the Transfer Station will be 6:30am to 3:00pm.

All DPW Permitting is now available On-Line!
 For all permits that are issued by DPW (driveway, street opening, deduct water meter, residential and commercial sewer) property owners and contractors can now create an account and apply for these permits through the PermitLink on-line permitting portal. See the link to the left.


Bedford Public Works has 6 divisions:

  • Administrative / Roads
  • Highway / Winter Maintenance
  • Field Maintenance
  • Solid Waste - Transfer Station
  • Facility Maintenance
  • Wastewater


The department is responsible for maintaining a large segment of the town's physical infrastructure as well as delivering important services including:

  • New subdivision construction oversight
  • Sewer service
  • Snow/ice removal and treatment
  • Town events assistance
  • Solid waste disposal

Each month Public Works creates a report to document the hard work that every DPW division performs for the Town. Click here to view the current monthly report. 

Informational Documents