Public Works

CITY YARD DROP OFF HOURS - YARD WASTE AND RECYCLING 

  • Monday 7:30 am - 2:45 pm
  • Tuesday 7:30 am – 2:45 pm
  • Thursday 7:30 am – 2:45 pm
  • Saturday 8:00 am – 3:00 pm (seasonally, April - November)

City Yard is Closed for all drop-offs on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays

DPW Administrative Office Hours are M-F 8:00 am – 3:30 pm

The Melrose Department of Public Works provides quality services to the community in the areas of drinking water, wastewater, solid waste, recycling, parks, forestry, fleet, highway, cemetery, facilities, engineering, and administration, while promoting health, safety, sustainability, and fiscal responsibility through the teamwork and commitment of an honest and dependable workforce.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Elena Proakis Ellis Director of Public Works 781-665-0142
James Troup Deputy Director, Administration & Finance 781-665-0142
Peter Pietrantonio Operations Manager 781-665-0142
Lynda Garron Resident Services Representative 781-665-0142
Marisa Kelley Senior Accounts Payable/Payroll Clerk 781-665-0142
Tina Bright Senior Accounts Payable Clerk 781-665-0142
Lisa Scott Environmental Outreach Coordinator 781-665-0142