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Public Works - General Information

The Public Works Department is responsible for:

  • Roads
  • Storm sewers
  • Sidewalks
  • Landfills
  • Snow removal
  • Municipal drains

There is a Public Works shed located in Wingham, Blyth, and East Wawanosh.

For general inquires or emergency issues related to Public Works, during regular business office hours (Monday - Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM) contact (519) 357-3550 extension 128.

After Hour Road Related Emergencies

In case of an after hour road related emergency or where Public Works staff are needed for emergency support, call (519) 531-0834. Please leave a message including time, date and nature of the emergency and an operator in charge will contact you. This number is for emergency after-hours situations that require support from Public Works. For emergency situations related to health and personal safety, please call 911.

If the concern is not urgent, a message can be left on the regular hour’s phone or through the online portal on a weekend or during the night and will be handled by staff when they are next on duty.

After Hours Water/Sewer Emergencies

In case of an after hour water/sewer related emergencies in Wingham and Blyth, please call Veolia Water at (519) 531-0049.

In case of an after hour water/sewer related emergencies in Belgrave, please call Veolia Water at (519) 525-0043.

Tree Planting Program

The Township of North Huron will have trees available on a first-come, first-serve basis, limited to one (1) tree per urban property and two (2) trees per rural property.  Residents are responsible for picking up the trees from the Wingham Public Works Shed, planting, and maintenance of the trees.

Bare root trees available include Sugar Maple, Silver Maple, and Red Oak, along with Colorado Blue Spruce, which are bagged.  Specify type of tree when placing an order, and place orders early; supplies are limited.

To order or for further information, please call 519-357-3550 and select option 8 by March 20, 2017.