The Department of Public Works is currently accepting bids for the stabilization of the bypassed historic bridge over the Merrimack River. See bid specs below under Additional Links.
The Hooksett Department of Public Works consists of the Divisions of Building Maintenance, Parks & Recreation, Cemetery, and Highway.
Responsible for all the interior and exterior maintenance of all Town buildings and properties.
Parks & Recreation
Responsible for taking care of the landscaping, overseeing the Community Garden, the town's Fun In The Sun summer camp program, and scheduling usage for the town's gym, which is located at the Town Hall.
Cemetery Maintenance is a joint responsibility between three different entities. The Highway Division processes the Grave Opening Requests, and digs and backfills the graves, the Parks & Recreation Division does landscaping, and the Cemetery Commission sells the lots. Fee Schedule
Responsible for road maintenance, drainage, catch basins, ditching, brush cutting, sweeping, plowing, sanding/salting, culvert pipe installation, public safety signage, and issuing of roadway excavation permits. Fleet maintenance is also handled by this division.
To report street lights that are out, please contact the DPW at (603) 668-8019 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide the pole number or give the address where the street light is located. Also, you may enter this information, or any other concerns you may have, under the section entitled Send Us Comments. Thank you!