Highway Division

Highway Division

The Department of Public Services Highway Division provides the following services for the residents of Pittsfield:

  • Maintains, repairs, patches, paves 180 miles of accepted streets
  • Maintains accessibility on 24 miles of unaccepted streets
  • Maintains, repairs, installs city sidewalks
  • Maintains City bridges, guardrail, curbing
  • Maintains 80 miles of drainage pipes and associated catch basin structures
  • Manages Snow Removal Operations, including plowing, sanding and salting
  • Conducts City-wide Street Sweeping
  • Conducts Roadside Mowing in public right of way
  • Provides Streetscape and Banner Maintenance
  • Supports City Special Events

Click this link to see the main plow routes

Click this link to see all plow routes

Click this link to see the Snow Plan


Sand piles have been placed at three locations around the City: 

  •   BARKER ROAD FIRE STATION
  •   PECK’S ROAD FIRE STATION
  •  37 ELM  ST AT THE INTERSECTION OF DEMING AND ELM

Sand will be available for pickup by Pittsfield residents for their own personal use throughout the winter season.  Residents are requested to limit their pickups to 50 pounds (one 5-gallon pail) per visit.

Users of these piles are requested to report suspected abuse (loading of pickup trucks, etc.) to the DPS Highway Division office (499-9314).



Highway Division
Superintendent: 
Daniel Ostrander
dostrander@cityofpittsfield.org

Senior Clerk Typist: 
Janis Anderson
janderson@cityofpittsfield.org

Working Foreman: 
Vinny Barbarotta
vbarbarotta@cityofpittsfield.org