Highway Department

Dan Davis, Superintendent

Rebecca Coon, Secretary to Highway Superintendent

Phone: (518) 668-2742
Fax: (518) 668-0262
Email: highway@lakegeorgetown.org

22 Gage Road
Lake George, NY 12845

Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:30 AM to 2:30 PM

Dan Davis, Highway Superintendent

 

Responsibilities

The Highway Department is responsible for the 33 miles (center lane) of Town Roads. In addition, the Department has an agreement with the County to provide some maintenance to 1 mile of County Highways for which it is reimbursed. The Department also provides sanding and snow removal for the Lake George Central School, for which it is reimbursed by the School.

There are 11 staff members in this department. The equipment inventory includes 6 dump trucks, 2 patrol trucks, 3 pick up trucks, a grader, back hoe, vibratory roller, loader, leaf vac, compressor, portable generator, steam jenny, and 2 street sweepers.

The Highway Department conducts Clean up campaigns in both the spring and fall. During the designated times the Department picks up lawn waste such as leaves, grass, and shrubs which is placed by residents along the road. The times of such programs is publicized in the Post Star. 

Although the Department has regular hours, it is ready on notice to respond to weather and other emergencies.

Fall Cleanup

NOTICE 

TOWN OF LAKE GEORGE CLEANUP OCTOBER 23, 2017 TO NOVEMBER 30, 2017

There will be a “Fall Clean Up” pick up by the Highway Dept.

Leaves do NOT have to be bagged.

However, if bagged, a paper Biodegradable bag must be used.

Leaf piles left with stone and other debris in it will not be picked up. Brush must be tied in bundles so that one man can handle them and no longer than eight foot and diameter no greater than 5″.

NO pick up of solid refuse such as refrigerators, stoves, etc.

THERE WILL BE NO ROADSIDE PICK UP OF ABOVE DEBRIS AFTER NOVEMBER 30, 2017

THERE WILL BE NO ROADSIDE PICK UP ON LAKESHORE DR OR STATE RT 91

Leaves and brush must be taken to Transfer Station off Luzerne Rd. by resident after NOVEMBER 30, 2017

Thank You

Dan Davis, Highway Supt.

Town of Lake George

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