Public Works

The Department of Public Works includes many departments of the Town that provide services for the residents. The departments are: Sewer, Highway, Buildings, Parks and Recreation, Recycling, and Engineering. This office centralizes the intricacies of all public work projects and services. Some responsibilities include: maintaining town owned roads and property, supervising and maintaining the sewer system, supervising the municipal tree service, and much more.

Contact Info

  • Michael Gagnon, Public Works Director
  • (401) 333-1100 x8007
  • Highway Garage: 94 Old River Road

Solid Waste Collection

Solid waste will be collected weekly on your day of collection.  Make sure your solid waste is placed at the curb by 7:00 am on the day of collection.  All trash must be placed in plastic bags. Trash containers shall not exceed 35 gallons or 50 pounds. 

The following items are prohibited: 

  • Construction Waste and Materials
  • Propane Tanks
  • Single Containers exceeding 50 pounds
  • Tires, loose trash, paint containers, and hazardous materials

Solid Waste Collection Schedule:

  • Monday:  Manville and Albion
  • Tuesday: Limerock (north of Twin River Road)
  • Wednesday: Quinnville/Lonsdale
  • Thursday:  Saylesville
  • Friday:  Fairlawn and Limerock (south of Twin River Road)

Appointments are needed for mattresses and appliances. Please call to schedule pickup. 

The Town of Lincoln will collect all leaves and yard waste in biodegradable paper bags only, seasonally.  Brush must be left in tied 4-foot bundles.  No bag shall exceed 50 lbs.

General Information