Public Works

1913 Laconia Street Department

Overview

Public Works is responsible for maintaining the City's public highways, storm water drainage and sanitary sewer systems. It also manages:
  • Road repair and construction program 
  • Solid waste collection and disposal system
  • On street parking & parking meters
  • Weirs boardwalk and public docks
  • Plumbing permits and inspections
  • Driveway permits and inspections
  • Right-of-Way hazard tree program
  • The maintenance of the City's vehicles
The City's water system is managed by the Water Department; they operate separately from the Dept. of Public Works.

Solid Waste Disposal

Laconia is a member of the Concord Regional Solid Waste Resource Recovery Cooperative which operates a waste-to-energy incinerator to dispose of the solid waste from 17 communities.

Sewage Disposal

Laconia is a member of the Winnipesaukee River Basin Program which operates and maintains a regional wastewater collection system and treatment plant that serves nine communities in the lakes region.