Parks

Responsibilities

The Parks Department is responsible for the maintenance of town grounds, flower beds, cemeteries and numerous other highly visible public areas that are enjoyed by our residents and visitors.  The Parks crew decorates the Town during the holiday seasons, including hanging lights, streamers and banners in the village and setting up and preparing for special Town events.  The Parks Department also provides assistance setting up and dismantling equipment during elections.

Roadside Maintenance

The Parks Department assists in roadside maintenance, including, pruning, mowing, brushing, etc.

Public Safety

The Parks Department performs a variety of other DPW functions responding to emergency calls regarding public safety, tree and road issues, and any storm related activities including snow and ice removal.

Traffic Island Beautification Program

The Town of Sandwich's annual Traffic Island Beautification Program has locations available for sponsorship.  This public/private partnership has a positive impact on improving the aesthetics of Sandwich roads and provides sponsor exposure.  Email program coordinator Kaethe Maguire to find out more about this program and location availability.

  1. Main St (Rt 130) at Pine St
  2. Town Neck Rd at Dexter Rd
  3. Rt 6A at Tupper Rd (N of Rt 6A)
  4. Rt 6A at Tupper Rd (S side of Rt 6A)
  5. Water St (Rt 130) at Main St
  6. Pine St Planter Barrels (across from Academy Rd)
  7. Jarves St Historic RR Depot
  8. Rt 6A at Mill Creek Bridge Box Planters
  9. Rt 6A (188 - 126)
  10. Rt 6A (126)
  11. Rt 6A at Main St Planter Barrels
  12. Old Main St Green
  13. Rt 6A at Charles St
  14. Rt 6A at Quaker Meetinghouse Rd
  15. Rt 6A at Old County Rd
  16. Rt 6A at Jones Rd
  17. Rt 6A at Sandy Neck Rd
  18. Quaker Meetinghouse Rd at Cotuit Rd (SW of Cotuit Rd)
  19. Quaker Meetinghouse Rd at Cotuit Rd (NE of Cotuit Rd) 
  20. Rt 130 at Quaker Meetinghouse Rd
  21. Rt 130 at Bill Richards Dr
  22. Rt 130 at Jan Sebastian Dr
  23. Rt 130 at Snake Pond Rd
  24. Rt 130 at Falmouth / Sandwich Rd
  25. Farmersville Rd at Great Hill Rd
  26. Race Ln at Newtown Rd
  27. Cotuit Rd at Boardley Rd
  28. S Sandwich Roundabout, (Available For Sponsorship)