Department of Public Works


The Winthrop Department of Public Works conducts a wide variety of services vital to the quality of life in the Town. These include maintenance of the streets, sidewalks, trees, signs, sewers, water distribution, storm drains and public grounds.  Services also include the oversight of the curbside trash and recycling contract and assistance with the needs of other Town departments. What we do effects public health and safety. We strive to conduct our work in a cost effective, safe and professional manner. We are committed to achieving high quality, responsive results.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Steven R. Calla Director
Aaron Armitstead Operations Manager
Sean Farren Highway Superintendent
Paul O'Donnell Cemetery and Grounds Superintendent
Linda Vatalaro DPW Clerk
Kathy Gutowski Water Billing Utilities Clerk
Deborah Madden Clerk