The Public Works Department is located at the Jack F. Hurley Transportation and Maintenance Center, 5975 Locust Lane. This 41,000 square foot facility opened in 1988 and was dedicated to a former Township Manager who served our community from 1970 to 1987.
The Lower Paxton Township Public Works Department maintains municipal infrastructure, facilities, and properties by providing our residents, neighborhoods, businesses, and visitors, efficient, safe, and high-quality services that meet the needs of our growing community.
The primary responsibility of the Public Works Department is to maintain Lower Paxton Township's public infrastructure. The following list summarizes the major activities undertaken by the Department:
Roadway resurfacing/micro-surface/crack sealing
Traffic line painting and installation of traffic signs
Snow plowing and application of anti-skid materials
Pothole patching and pavement repair
Maintenance of traffic signals
Maintenance of bridges
Grading of roadway berms and shoulder areas
Installation and maintenance of storm sewer systems
Grass cutting along public rights-of-way
Collection of leaves during the fall season
Park maintenance, including athletic fields and courts