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Public Works

The Public Works Department focuses on effectively and efficiently maintaining our city streets, sidewalks, utilities, and other public infrastructure.

Contact Information

Rick Jones
Public Works Superintendent
802-878-6944  EXT: 1600

Utility Bill Information
802-878-6944, Option 6

Road Weight Limits

The City of Essex Junction does not issue weight permits. Please adhere to the City of Essex Junction Municipal Code regarding vehicle weights:

Excerpt from Village (City) of Essex Junction Municipal Code, Chapter 8, Motor Vehicle Regulations:

SECTION 852: PROHIBITION OF TRUCKS: Motor trucks with a registered vehicle weight in excess of sixteen thousand pounds (16,000 lbs.) shall be prohibited from the following streets in the Village (City):

  • Cherry Street
  • Crestview Road
  • Curtis Avenue
  • Drury Drive
  • Grove Street
  • Iroquois Avenue, from Park Street to South Summit Street
  • Lincoln Terrace
  • North Street
  • Park Terrace
  • School Street
  • South Summit Street
  • South Street, from Park Street to West Summit Street
  • West Street and West Street Extension

This article shall not apply to motor trucks making deliveries to or from properties located on such streets or emergency vehicles. This exemption shall also apply to motor vehicles originating from properties located on such street. Note: Pursuant to the provisions of 23 V.S.A. Sec. 1042, this ordinance received approval from the Secretary of Transportation on June 13, 1990. (effective July 21, 1990)