Public Works

Key Responsibilities 

The City is responsible for the construction of roads, sidewalks and bridges, airport, traffic lights, street lighting and crossing guards. The Public Works department is responsible for the general maintenance of the City's infrastructure of roads and stormwater collection system. The division is based at the GWMC, 251 North Augusta Road. All inquiries to this division should be directed to 613-342-8772 during regular working hours (7 am - 3:30 pm, Monday to Friday) and to the City's emergency after hours call number 613-498-1361 during other times.

The following are some specific activities carried out by Public Works/Parks:

Snow & Ice Control

As per the City of Brockville’s policy for winter control operations, those roadways and sidewalks located within the City will be serviced according to their class or priority designation.  The level of service is generally as per the following.  For specific details please refer to the actual “winter maintenance policy” available for reference at the Gord Watts Municipal Centre, 251 North Augusta Road, Brockville, Ontario.

View the Winter Maintenance Policy for all information pertaining to winter controls of roadways and sidewalks with their classifications and priorities complete with schedules and map.  

Significant Weather Events

The Declaration of a Winter Event through Social Media and local radio stations will change the completion times slightly.  When Staff declare a Winter Weather Event, they will then monitor, patrol, and deploy equipment as deemed reasonable.  The “Time to Complete” clock will not start until the declaration of the END of the Weather Event.

Declarations will be posted here and on the City's homepage: 

Transit, Transportation and Traffic

Conventional and Para Transit Service: 

Transportation Services 

Roads and Road Closures

Municipal 511: Road Closure Status 

General Inquiries and Contacts

Dispatcher - Gord Watts Municipal Centre
Phone: (613) 342-8772