NOTICE: TOWN OF LITTLETON SEEKING PLOWING CONTRACTORS
Plowing Contractors - The Littleton Highway Department, Littleton, MA, is seeking plowing contractors for snow removal operations for the 2014/2015 season. Hourly rate contract proposals will be accepted until 3:00 p.m. on October 8, 2014. The necessary forms can be obtained Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Littleton Highway Department, 39 Ayer Road Littleton, MA or by calling (978) 540-2670, Monday through Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
STREET OPENING POLICY AND FEES
ROADWAY IMPROVEMENT PLAN: To address the condition of local roads in Littleton, the Board of Selectmen voted on March 10, 2008 to
support an $8-million roadway improvement plan, which would be funded inside the property tax levy limit, without any overrides of Proposition 2 1/2. Read more.
STATE ROADS IN LITTLETON: The major highways in Littleton (Routes 119, 2A, 110, 495, 2) and Powers Road are under the jurisdiction of MassDOT-Highway Division. Any questions or concerns regarding these roads should be directed to the District 3 Office of the MassDOT-Highway Division, 508-929-3800.
SERVICES: The Highway Department provides maintenance and improvements to approximately 62 miles of Town roads; operates the Transfer Station located on Spectacle Pond Road, administers contracts for the disposal of solid wastes, maintains approximately 62 acres of municipal recreational facilities and public grounds; performs public shade tree removals, trimming and planting (Highway Superintendent also serves as Tree Warden); and maintains the Department's equipment to accomplish the assigned tasks.
The Highway Department consists of twelve (12) full-time employees; two (2) part-time Transfer Station Operators and summer help. The Department has at its disposal approximately 50 major pieces of equipment with attachments (etc.) with a value of $2 million to accomplish its work. The amount of equipment used by the Highway Department is a result of the variety of types of work undertaken.
James "Jim" E. Clyde
39 Ayer Road
Littleton, MA 01460
Monday to Thursday: 7 am to 3 pm
Friday: By appointment