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Public Works

  • Town Engineer: Robert J. Hiza, P.E.
    Tel: (203) 891-4741
    Fax: (203) 891-2185 (fax)
    email: rhiza@orange-ct.gov

Services provided by the Public Works Department include the Transfer Station, highway and town buildings maintenance, curbside and residential recycling, hazardous wastes disposal, storm drainage, evictions, special permits, trash removal for municipal buildings, engineering, and assistance to all other Town departments, sewer maintenance for commercial/industrial areas, reservations for High Plains Community Center use, AP and AR for all Town required services for buildings, roads, sewers, and bridges, and Tree Warden services. Town Maps also updated.

Please click here to view information about RECYCLING in Orange.
Note: Blue recycling bins can be bought at Town Hall in the Public Works Department. Call 203-891-4712 for more information.


Administrative Offices - Second Floor, Town Hall

  • Public Works Office Manager: Stasia Packard
    Tel: (203) 891-4712

  • Public Works Secretary: Elda Stallings
    Tel: (203) 891-4718

Recycling bins, road opening permits, special transfer station permits, general administration, record keeping and billing for department services and payment of all expenses for maintaining Town buildings, processing reservations at High Plains Community Center, evictions, all bids for town projects and services required to maintain Town buildings, roads, sewers, and bridges.



Transfer Station, South Orange Center Road

  • Operator/Manager: Rob Hassenmayer
    Tel: (203) 891-2177

Hours
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, 8 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday, Thursday, 8 am - 2 pm
Select Sundays in November & December for leaves only, 9 am - 3 pm
Holiday Closings: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.


Highway Garage, 308 Lambert Road

Hours: 7am - 3pm

  • Crew Chief: Donald Foyer
  • Secretary: Liz Mullins
    Tel: (203) 891-4775

Services provided include roadway pavement and drainage maintenance, roadside tree pruning and grass cutting, snow and ice removal, traffic light maintenance, town-owned vehicles' maintenance, assisting other departments with moving of heavy equipment and miscellaneous undertakings as required by the Director.

Please be advised as follows:

  1. Vehicles parked in the road that impede the snow and ice removal activities will be tagged and removed at the owner's expense.
  2. Snow removal around mailboxes is the responsibility of the property owner.
  3. Deposit of snow plowed by private contractors from driveways onto the roadways is not permitted.
  4. Mailboxes damaged by the actual striking of the plow blade will be repaired by the Town. Mailboxes damaged by the snow from the the plow are the responsibility of the property owner.
  5. Blowing of leaves onto roadways is not permitted.

Sewer and Buildings Maintenance

  • WPCA Administrator - R. Scott Allen - (203) 891-4746
  • Building Superintendent - John Stewart - office (203) 891-4793; cell (203) 464-7741

Building maintenance and commercial sewers, custodial services.


Public Works Department Commercial Permits (not for residents)
Tel: 203-891-4712, 203-891-4718

  • Transfer Station Commercial Permits
    Rates vary. Call for details.

  • Sewer Permits for businesses
    Sewer hookup $50.00 application fee; $500 as-built fee.
    $25,000 bond and insurance certificate required.
    Call for more details.

  • Street Excavation
    $25.00 fee; $10,000 street opening bond and certificate of insurance required.
    Call for more details.