Town of Wendell, Massachusetts

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Highway Department

The Wendell Highway department is responsible for maintenance of approximately 46 miles of roads of which about 23 miles are paved and 23 miles are gravel.  If there is an issue with the roads, please call the Highway Department at 978-544-3735.

We have a work force of 3 ½ employees.

Richard Wilder Supervisor

Kevin McKnight : Truck driver, Equipment operator , Laborer

Alan Frost: Truck driver, Equipment operator, Laborer

John Bowers: Part time

Work Week:

Winter hours: Beginning of December or from first major snow storm whichever comes first until the end of April. Monday – Friday 6:00 am until 2:30 pm or longer.

Summer hours: May – End of November: Monday – Thursday 6:00 am – 4:30 pm

Driveway permits available from either Richard Wilder or the Building Inspector






Current Projects

Future Projects

Coming Events (Highway)

Tue Apr 02 @06:30PM -
Road Commissioners

Coming Events

Intermediate Strength Training
Tue Mar 26 @09:00AM -
Beginner Strength Training
Tue Mar 26 @10:15AM -
Adult Watercolor Art Group
Tue Mar 26 @06:00PM -
Play Group for Children
Wed Mar 27 @10:00AM - 11:30AM
Boomers/Seniors Strength & Balance
Wed Mar 27 @10:00AM - 11:00AM
Finance Committee
Thu Mar 28 @07:00PM -
Shapenote Singing 4 Part Series
Fri Mar 29 @07:00PM -
Adult Healthy Bones & Balance Class
Sat Mar 30 @08:30AM -
AA Open Meeting
Sat Mar 30 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
Wendell Meditation Group
Sun Mar 31 @08:30AM - 09:30AM

Old Home Day

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