Department of Public Works
Location:200 Rutherford Place
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 AM—3:30 PM
Telephone: (716) 683-5700 ext 512
Fax Number: (716) 683-9278
**** Village no longer provides complimentary sewer cleaning service***************
Recycle Bins are available in the Clerk/Treasurer's Office at 85 Manitou St for a $5.00 fee.
Snow Plow Permits (Application) are only issued in the Clerk/Treasurer's Office at 85 Manitou St between the hours of 9 am and 4 pm Monday - Friday. The fee is $15.00 per vehicle . Proof of general liability insurance and workers compensation must be provided before permit will be approved. Renewal Information. Village Regulations regarding plow permits.
Street Light Outage Report link to NYSEG
Effective January 30, 2012 the Village will no longer pickup TV's and electronic devices. These items can be dropped off at the DPW Complex on Rutherford Pl during the hours of 7 am until 3 pm Monday - Friday.
Guidelines for Garbage Pickup, Recycling and Holiday Schedule
Garbage Route Map - PDF - Modern Disposal's phone number is 716-824-3766.
Summary List for Recycle Options
Houseold Hazardous Wast Drop Off Information - Erie County runs the drop offs every spring. Please contact them at 716-858-6800 or via their web site Erie County Hazardous Waste
The Department of Public Works handles the following services:
- Snow Plowing
- Garbage Collection & Recycling
- Disposal of TV's, Refrigerators, Freezers and AC Units - Fee for Refrig, Freezers, AC Units are $15 each - No fee for TV drop off effective Jan. 24, 2011.
- Paving and Road Maintenance
- Tree Removal and Trimming
- Storm Sewer Maintenance
- Brush Pickup (call 683-5700 for pickup)
On which holidays is garbage not collected? New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day (If the holiday falls on a weekday, collection will be one day later for that day and each day after for the week of the holiday)
When is large trash pickup? TWO items will be picked up per week. No appliances or electrical goods
How do I dispose of a refrigerator? To dispose of appliances - including refrigerators, hot water tanks, A/C units, dishwashers, stoves, washers/dryers - A resident MUST CALL the Treasurer/Clerk's Office at 683-7451 for a pickup. There is a fee for disposal of Refrigerators, Freezers, and AC Units are $15. You must pay the fees at the Village of Depew Treasurer/Clerk's Office during normal office hours of 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. Refrigerator doors are to be duct taped. Items are to be left at the curb after their pickup has been paid for and scheduled with the Clerk's Office. Items will be picked up on Thursdays by the Department of Public Works.