Department of Public Works

& DPW Board of Commissioners

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Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Rockport Department of Public Works to plan, design, operate, maintain, and manage Rockport’s public ways, roads, parks, open space, public grounds, Town cemeteries, water filtration and distribution systems, sewer collection and treatment systems, storm water systems, and disposal of solid waste and recycling, through sound management, innovation, teamwork, and vision. It is the goal of Rockport’s Department of Public Works that through effective and efficient means of carrying out these tasks that the quality of life of Rockport’s citizens is enhanced.

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Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Joseph P. Parisi Director of Public Works 978-546-3525
Richard Souza Assistant Director 978-546-3525
Gary M. LeBlanc Field Coordinator 978-546-3525
Matthew S. Barrett, GISP GIS Program Manager 978-546-3525
Rebecca Wright DPW Office Manager 978-546-3525
LeAnn Rowe DPW Clerk 978-546-3525
Julie Rowell DPW Clerk 978-546-3525

Commission Members

Name Title
Bruce Reed Chair
James Gardner Member
Paul Sena Member