DPW Services & Links

The Village D.P.W. perform many services. Some of the most important services are listed below with a brief description.

To view service information on Trash, Recyclables, and E-waste – click HERE.

Vehicle Maintenance

  • Department owned equipment is serviced and maintained by D.P.W. employees at the North Syracuse D.P.W. Garage. Major repairs are done by private vendors.

Street and Sidewalk Repair

  • A total of 26 miles of village roads and 8 miles of sidewalk are maintained by D.P.W. employees. Newest addition… ¼ mile of sidewalks on Chestnut Street from Tolbert Dr. to Heritage Park

Parks Maintenance

  • D.P.W. employees maintain (7) parks within the village. Mowing trimming and repairing buildings, pool or play equipment.

Sanitary Sewer Maintenance

  • D.P.W employees flush the sanitary sewers periodically or clean them as needed.
  • One employee is on 24 hr. emergency call seven days per week to assist homeowners with sewer backups.
  • Call 458-0790 for 24 hr. assistance.

Storm Drain Maintenance

  • Approximately 420 catch basins are maintained by D.P.W. employees within the village. The D.P.W. uses a vacuum/ high pressure water truck to clean out the catch basins and pipes.Please do not pour anything into the catch basins i.e. oils fuels or chemicals.Remember that the water makes its way back to the lakes. Only rain water is allowed in the storm drain system MS4 phase II report is available at the Village Hall (More)


Snow Plowing

  • A total of 26 miles of village roads and 8 miles of sidewalks are maintained during the winter months.
  • During the winter months we ask that village residents remove the portable basketball hoops from the edge of the road and refrain from shoveling snow or plowing snow onto or across the roadway. Snow that is deposited on the roadway will freeze, thus causing ice conditions making it unsafe for motorists and pedestrians.
  • Remember that the overnight parking ban is in place from November 15th to April 15th 1 AM to 6 AM.

Street Cleaning

  • Street Sweeping usually begins in March as soon as the snow is off the road.

Building Maintenance

  • D.P.W. employees maintain the Village Hall, D.P.W. Garage, and Community Center.

Street Light Outage Procedure

  • For street light problems please call National grid at 1-800-867-5222 or click on the link below. 


Onondaga County Water Authority


  • The Village of North Syracuse joined forces with Onondaga County to create multi agency Hazard Mitigation Plan. Please click on this link to see how we are planning for any future Natural Hazards.http://www.ongov.net/planning/haz.html



Be sure to mark Sunday, December 6th on your calendar for the Village's Annual Holiday Parade. Festivities begin at 5pm.

North Syracuse residents over the age of 25 are invited to participate in an Adult Pick-Up Basketball Program every Monday night (when school is in session) 9/21/15 - 5/16/16 at Allen Road School Gym. This drop-in program is held from 6:30-9pm for $5/night.

Yoga classes are held on Wednesdays at 4pm & 5:30 pm at the Community Center. Register through the Parks Office.

The North Syracuse Community Singers are accepting new Members. The group rehearses on Tuesdays at 6:30pm at the Community Center throughout the school year. For more info contact the Parks Office.

Upcoming Events

  • November 30, 2015 – Adult Basketball Program
    6:30 pm, Basketball
  • December 2, 2015 – Yoga Classes
    4:00 pm, Recreation
  • December 6, 2015 – Holiday Parade/Celebration
    5:00 pm, Community
  • December 7, 2015 – Public Safety Meeting
    4:00 pm, Community
  • December 7, 2015 – Adult Basketball Program
    6:30 pm, Basketball
  • December 10, 2015 – Village Board Meeting
    6:30 pm, Board Meetings

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy
Monday 11/30 0%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. High 41F. Winds light and variable.
Tuesday 12/01 90%
Periods of rain. High 47F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.
Chance of Rain
Wednesday 12/02 70%
Chance of Rain
Cloudy skies with periods of light rain later in the day. High 48F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70%.