Engineering Department

50 Boston Street, Guilford, CT 06437
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Phone: (203) 453-8029
Fax: (203) 453-8034
Email: Engineering Department

Engineering Employees

Janice Plaziak, Town Engineer
Stephanie Maurer, Assistant Town Engineer
Wendy Vedder, Administrative Assistant

A draft version of the Annual Report for the ‘General Permit for the Discharge of Stormwater from Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System’ is now available (February 15, 2019).   While it is posted online, a hard copy is also available for viewing in the engineering department at 50 Boston Street, Town Hall South.

On July 6, 2012 a law took effect that made significant reforms to the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), among other things, this law requires FEMA to take immediate steps to eliminate a variety of flood insurance premium subsidies.

More Information | How Flood Insurance Changes Might Affect You

Town Engineer

The engineer plans, directs and coordinates engineering contracts and construction projects, including bridges, sanitary and marine development. This official provides technical consultation to town boards and commissions and serves as town liaison with various state agencies.

A draft version of the Annual Report for the ‘General Permit for the Discharge of Stormwater from Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System’ is now available (February 15, 2019).   While it is posted online, a hard copy is also available for viewing in the engineering department at 50 Boston Street, Town Hall South.

On July 6, 2012 a law took effect that made significant reforms to the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), among other things, this law requires FEMA to take immediate steps to eliminate a variety of flood insurance premium subsidies.

More Information | How Flood Insurance Changes Might Affect You

Refuse Disposal

Although the town has no public rubbish pick-up service; it does maintain the transfer station, where garbage is received and compacted before being trucked to a plant in Hartford, CT. The transfer station is for the use of residents and private contractors who collect trash from Guilford homes.

The fee effective July 1, 1997, for dumping 100 pounds is $7. The station is located on Route 1 just west of I-95 at Exit 57. Hours of operation: Monday 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Tuesday, 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Wednesday closed: Thursday, 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Friday 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Saturday 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Sunday closed. The phone number for the Transfer Station is 453-8095. The Transfer Station only accepts credit/debit cards, local check and tickets, which can be purchased at the Guilford Town Clerk’s Office or Madison Building Department. Cash is not accepted.

***Notice*** Starting on November 1, 2014 there will be a change in the operating hours of the Transfer Station. The new schedule will be Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. It will still be closed on Wednesday and Sunday.

Recycling

The town does not charge residents who drop off fewer than seven televisions or electronics at the Recycling Center.

The Town of Guilford files reports about annual waste and recycling with CT DEEP. These reports are filed at the Town Hall and available for review if anyone is interested.

CRRA Recycling Information