Public Works

John J. Carroll Administration Building
1 Lyman Place, Norwood, MA  02062

Mark Ryan, Director of Public Works/Town Engineer
Gary Schorer, Assistant Superintendent of Public Works
Joseph Girard, General Foreman - Water/Sewer/Drain
Michael Driscoll, General Foreman - Highway/Parks
Sara Winthrop, Administration Manager


Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Winter Street Compost Facility - NEW HOURS!
Beginning  Saturday, December 1st
8:00 am - 1:30 pm
Open Every Saturday - All Year Long
Remember - Residential Sticker Required

Curbside Leaf Bag Pickup
Curbside leaf bag pickup has been extended to Friday, December 14th.  .

Wreaths Across AmericaWreaths

The Norwood Board of Selectmen are proud to partner with Wreaths Across America to place donated wreaths at the graves of fallen soldiers across the country, at sea and, at burial grounds located in other countries. We are honored that Norwood's Highland Cemetery and Old Parish Cemetery have been included for this years ceremony on December 15th.

If you are interested and donating a wreath or volunteering, please go to









The Norwood Department of Public Works is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Town's infrastructure of streets, sidewalks, sanitary sewers, storm drains, public shade trees, miscellaneous town owned buildings and land, various components of the town's motor fleet. DPW is also responsible for Highland Cemetery.