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. 

      https://www1.nationalgridus.com/Streetlight

Onondaga County Water Authority

HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN

  • 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

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Cool off with a swim at Kennedy Pool located at 114 Grove Street. Daily hours are 11am-7pm. Bring your season's pool pass or pay $3 for the day.

Be sure to check out our summer concert series held on Wednesday nights in July & August at Lonergan Park. Enjoy free entertainment and a food vendor will be on site. See the Parks calendar for more details.

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

Upcoming Events

  • August 2, 2015 – Historical Schoolhouse Open
    2:00 pm, Community
  • August 5, 2015 – Yoga Classes
    5:30 pm, Recreation
  • August 5, 2015 – Concert In Lonergan Park
    6:00 pm, Recreation
  • August 9, 2015 – Historical Schoolhouse Open
    2:00 pm, Community
  • August 12, 2015 – Yoga Classes
    5:30 pm, Recreation
  • August 12, 2015 – Concert In Lonergan Park
    6:00 pm, Recreation

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy
Sunday 08/02 0%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. High around 85F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Monday 08/03 90%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partly cloudy skies during the morning hours. Thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. A few storms may be severe. High 83F. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 90%.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Tuesday 08/04 60%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Mostly sunny skies during the morning hours. Scattered showers and thunderstorms developing in the afternoon. High 76F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.