Public Works

The Department of Public Works' mission is to plan, build, operate, maintain and support transportation, parks and cemeteries to sustain natural systems essential to a safe and comfortable life and afterlife in Ipswich. The Department works with town employees and residents to ensure that the present and future way of life in Ipswich is consistent with their necessities and desires to want to continue to work and live in Ipswich.
  1. Local Paving Project Updates

    Binder Paving Schedule for 8/21/19. Work will begin on Old England Rd to finish from Rocky Hill Rd to Woods Ln. Then the paving crew will move to Spillers Ln. Once complete at Spillers Ln the paving crew will move to Randall Rd and Charlotte Rd. Read on...
  2. Waldingfield Bridge Closure

    MassDOT has scheduled repairs to the Waldingfield Rd bridge. This will require the bridge to be closed to through traffic from August 26, 2019 to November 20, 2019. Please plan accordingly as the detour will add extra time to your commute. Read on...
  3. Route 1 Paving update

    MassDOT has contracted with Brox Industries for the repaving of Route 1 in Ipswich. Milling work is scheduled to start on 8/11/19 at night and is anticipated to take approx. 4 weeks to complete. Read on...
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