Public Works

Our office is temporarily closed to the public.  Please email or call us ( or 603.643.3327) for assistance.  We will be monitoring emails and phone messages during this time.  Urgent matters should be relayed to Hanover dispatch at 603.643.2222.

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We are currently accepting submittal of permit applications electronically ONLY.  Please open the permit, download it to your computer, fill and sign, then email to: or  Payment for these permits should be made out to Town of Hanover and mailed to (or left in our dropbox at):

Adriane Coutermarsh
Department of Public Works
194 Lebanon Street
Hanover, NH  03755



The Department of Public Works provides a wide range of vital community services to the residents we serve including: constructing and maintaining the roads, bridges, intersections, sidewalks and parking lots, managing the Recycling Program, delivering safe drinking water, treating wastewater, maintaining Town buildings, providing engineering design and construction services to Town projects and the Planning and Zoning Departments, maintaining the Town fleet and providing custodial services.
The Department of Public Works is comprised of the following divisions:

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Mike Chase Operations Manager (603) 640-3375
Adriane Coutermarsh Administrative Asst/Utility Billing (603) 640-3373
Ross Farnsworth Facilities Superintendent (603) 640-3377
Donald Foster Fleet Superintendent (603) 640-3379
Peter Kulbacki Director of Public Works (603) 640-3371
Kevin M. MacLean Water Reclamation Superintendent (603) 640-3280
Gary Searles DPW Fiscal & Database Specialist (603) 640-3372