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Public Works

The mission of the Keene Public Works Department is To provide exceptional community service and protection of the environment. Keene Public Works provides quality management of transportation, water, wastewater, storm water and solid waste infrastructure for Keene residents and visitors. In addition, the PWD provides community education and resource planning. The Department strives to provide the highest level of environmentally sensitive, efficient, and economical service to the community.


Keene Public Works Department
350 Marlboro Street
Keene, NH 03431



Main Office: 603-352-6550

Water Billing: 603-352-3239

After Hours Emergency: 603-357-9813


Main Office:
Monday-Friday 7:30-4:00pm

Monday-Friday 7:00-2:45pm

Recycling Center:
Monday-Friday 7:00-3:00pm
Saturday: 8:00-1:00pm

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Public Works Director/Emergency Management Director: Kürt Blomquist
Asst. Public Works Director: Tom Moran
Asst. Public Works Director: Duncan Watson
City Engineer: Donald Lussier


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This time of year presents a challenge when it comes to keeping the storm drains clear when rain is in the forecast.
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There is no daily schedule, to ensure pickup, please rake leaves to curbside before 7:00 am on the date listed by your street below. 
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The City of Keene Public Works Department will resume its annual fall water main flushing program Monday, October 14th at 10:00 PM
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The City’s contractor, SUR Construction West, will begin work next week for the Marlboro Street Rehabilitation Project.
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