Highway Department

The Highway Department, a division of the Public Works Department, maintains and repairs all of Westwood’s roads, streets, street signs, sidewalks and subsurface drainage systems to provide for safe vehicular and pedestrian traffic. This encompasses, but is not limited to

  • cleaning streets, catch basins, drains and culverts
  • street resurfacing, repair and crack-sealing
  • installing and repairing of berms and curbing
  • winter maintenance of streets, including snow removal, salting and sanding
  • maintaining and repairing of guardrails, street signs and traffic lights
  • maintaining all town vehicles
  • issuing street opening (driveway) permits
  • issuing trench permits

Click here to download a Street Opening and Trench Permit Application

Contact Information:
Public Works Department
50 Carby Street
Westwood, MA  02090

Feel free to contact us at:
781-326-8661 (office)
781-320-1070 (fax)

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday   7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Brendan Ryan, Operations Manager
781-320-1038 (Office) 
781-326-8661 ext. #1 (General Number)
781-320-1070 (Fax Number)

Cindy Barenthaler, Office Manager