The Highway Section inspects and performs all necessary maintenance, upgrades and repairs to the City's 140 miles of public roadway infrastructure.
DPW Forestry and the DPW Parks Maintenance Sections, take care of the plantings, maintenance and cleaning of all of our City parks, playing fields, recreation areas, and flower beds.
White Plains is proud to celebrate 39 years as Tree City USA!
The City's DPW has responsibility for the design, construction and maintenance of all City-owned parks, facilities, swimming pools, fountains, ice rink, tennis courts and hiking trails.
Street Lighting maintains over 7,500 street lights, including those in the downtown Central Business District. When calling to report a burned out bulb, please leave the specific location and pole number, if possible.
Located at 87 Gedney Way, the city's 40 acre, award winning Gedney Recycling Yard provides temporary storage of scrap metal (including resident's discarded "white goods" i.e. refrigerators, ovens, etc. - for the purpose of recycling,) and recycling of discarded sections of old asphalt which is reconstituted and reused for pothole patching material in City streets.