Department of Public Works

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Contact:  Christopher D. Iannitelli
Department of Public Works Director & Tree Warden 
Shawn D. Anderson
Department of Public Works, Assistant Director
Address:  63 North Main Street
West Bridgewater, MA 0237 
Phone:  (508) 894-1217 
Fax:  (508) 894-1219 
Tree Warden and Department of Public Works Mission Statements
     A Tree Warden is a person who cares for all the shade trees on public lands in your town, such as parks, town commons, public streets, schools, and town forests.

The mission of the Department of Public Works is to maintain roadways and sidewalks in proper working order at all times, for the safety of the driving and walking public. Also to maintain and repair town equipment and vehicles as needed or as necessary.

Click here for projects underway at the DPW.

Transfer Station

The DPW no longer delivers wood as of 10/16/2019

Chris Iannitelli - Copy                         
Christopher D. Iannitelli, Department of Public Works Director

Christopher Iannitelli, a lifelong resident of the town, has been the elected Tree Warden and appointed Forestry Superintendent since 1991.  He served as a Call Firefighter/EMT in town for many years. Chris served as the Chairman of the Center of Town Committee that developed the Downtown District Bylaw. Chris served as Chairman of the Open Space Committee, and is currently Vice Chair of the Community Preservation Committee. Chris served two terms on the Board of Trustees for Plymouth County Extension. Chris has been a Massachusetts Certified Horticulturist since 1984. Chris was appointed Director of Public Works in October of 2017.

Over the years, Chris has heavily relied on creative financing for his projects. This strategy has included use of grants, donations, and funds made available through the Community Preservation Act.  Under Chris, many active and passive recreation projects have been developed and maintained for the long term.