• Tall ships docked at Fort Trumbull during OpSail 2012.

  • The Coast Guard Barque Eagle docked at its home port in New London.

  • The Thames Base Ball Club of New London plays vintage ball at Fort Trumbull.

  • Crowds enjoy the surf and Summer sun at Ocean Beach Park.

  • Art lovers enjoy work at the annual Salon des Independants at Hygienic Galleries.

  • A fish-eye's view of the majestically renovated Garde Arts Theater.

  • A community parade passes City Hall on State Street.

  • A bustling Waterfront Park during SailFest.

  • A lone tug passes Harbor Light on a foggy day on the Thames River.

  • The Reducers rock the boardwalk at Ocean Beach.


New London City Hall
181 State Street
New London, CT 06320

PHONE (860) 447-5200
HOURS Monday-Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Department of Public Works

The Department of Public Works is responsible for: the care, management and maintenance of all public highways, sidewalks and trees; mechanical maintenance and rolling stock repair; public and school off-street parking facilities; repair, furnishing, cleaning, heating and lighting of all public buildings; collection and disposal of Municipal Solid Waste and Recycling; maintenance of city owned street lights and traffic signals; the procurement, storage and distribution of energy products, such as gasoline and diesel; and the care and maintenance of all public parks and grounds. The Department also manages Capital Improvement projects funded through City funds and State and Federal grants.


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Brian Sear
Director of Public Works

Susan Mercado
Administrative Account Technician


Thomas Quintin 

Engineering Technician