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

Please join us/help out at our annual Earth Day Clean Up event on 4/25. See the calendar or contact the Parks Office for more details.

Join us for the 10th Annual Family Festival on May 23rd at Lonergan Park. See the calendar for more info.

A Driver's Safety Course is being offered on 5/19 & 5/20 at the community center. Call 458-8050 for details & to register.

Adult Pick-Up Basketball Program to be held at Allen Road School Gym on Monday evenings through May 18th from 6:30 -9pm. Contact the Parks Office for further info at 458-8050.

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

New members are invited to join the North Syracuse Community Chorus. Weekly rehearsals are held at the Community Center on Tuesdays at 6:30pm.

Upcoming Events

  • April 23, 2015 – Village Board Meeting
    4:30 pm, Board Meetings
  • April 24, 2015 – Arbor Day
    11:30 am, Community
  • April 25, 2015 – Earth Day Clean Up
    9:00 am, Community
  • April 27, 2015 – Adult Basketball Program
    6:30 pm, Basketball
  • May 4, 2015 – Justice Court Session
    6:00 pm, Court Session

Local Weather

Chance of Rain
Tuesday 04/21 90%
Chance of Rain
Rain showers this morning with mostly cloudy conditions during the afternoon hours. Thunder possible. High 57F. Winds WSW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 90%.
Chance of Rain
Wednesday 04/22 60%
Chance of Rain
Partly cloudy early followed by increasing clouds with showers developing later in the day. High 53F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Snow Showers
Thursday 04/23 50%
Snow Showers
Mainly cloudy with snow showers around in the morning. High 44F. Winds W at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of snow 50%.