Public Works

Phone: 724-656-3568
Fax: 724-656-3574

The Public Works Department is responsible for the construction, maintenance and operation of all the facilities owned by the City of New Castle, as follows:

  • Streets, including maintenance of surface, grade and curbing, street cleaning and snow removal.
  • Storm sewer and inlets, manholes, mark-offs.
  • Public buildings and grounds, including all equipment and fixtures.
  • Maintenance of all city vehicles and self-propelled equipment.
  • Collection of solid wastes, recyclable material, and refuse from residential properties.
  • Maintenance of all traffic signals.’
  • Maintenance of all street and traffic signs.
  • Fireworks Festival, Light-up Night,, Cascade of Lights.
  • Christmas Tree Collection, Pick-up Leaves, Missed Garbage and Recycling.
  • Grade alleys.
  • Patching: Hot Mix, Cold Patch
  • Parade Assemblage Permits

Public Works does NOT maintain street lights. To Report Street Light Outages contact Penn Power At  1-800-720-3600 or visit

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