The Equipment Division is responsible for the maintenance of over 250 pieces of equipment for all divisions under the Department of Public Works including Water and Sewer, Electric, and Forestry and Grounds, Recreation, Planning, Endicott Park, Senior Center, the Public School Department, the Police Department, and assists with the Fire Department as needed. This includes all administration vehicles, heavy-duty trucks, specialty construction equipment, snow equipment, and landscaping equipment used throughout town. In addition to routine repair and maintenance, the Equipment Division provides welding, cutting, and fabricating services to Public Works and all other Town Departments.
Throughout the year, the Equipment Division is responsible for preparing seasonal equipment. The division plays a vital role during winter snow and ice operations, ensuring the proper preparation of snowplows, loaders, salt spreaders, sidewalk tractors, and other vehicles. During snow events and weather emergencies that require vehicle support, the Equipment Division stays open until the weather event has ended.