Public Works

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The City’s Public Works Department is responsible for operation and maintenance of streets, sidewalks, drainage, water, wastewater and solid waste collection.  The Department has a total of 36 full-time employees. The Public Works Department is responsible for the following:

  • Provision, treatment and distribution of potable water to all customers serviced with municipal water;
  • Operate and maintain the facilities necessary to collect and treat wastewater from all customers services with municipal sewer services;
  • Maintenance of streets, sidewalks, traffic lights, street lights, storm sewer, ditching, summer maintenance (patching, etc) winter maintenance (snow plowing, snow removal, salting and sanding, etc) and solid waste collection.

These services are provided through a combination of municipal forces and contracted service providers.Contact Us

Civic Address:
94 General Manson Way
Miramichi, NB

Mailing Address:
City of Miramichi
Department of Public Works
141 Henry Street
Miramichi, NB E1V 2N5

DirectorJay Shanahan
Assistant SuperintendentsJohn Fitzpatrick
SecretaryAnnette LeGresley
Telephone(506) 623-2020
Office Hours
May 1st - October 31stMonday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
November 1st - April 30thMonday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Emergency Service is provided 24 hours per day, 365 days a year.  Anyone requiring emergency services after hours (evenings, weekends and holidays) are to call 623-2241.

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