Highway Department

Description of Duties

In Stow, the Highway Superintendent is an appointed official who directs and administers a department with a foreman and a number of full and part-time or seasonal employees.

The Superintendent
  • Is responsible for the ordinary repair and maintenance of over 60 miles of ways in the Town and their dependent system of sidewalks, traffic control, and snow and ice removal
  • Applies for state and federal funds
  • Subcontracts for road work
  • Is responsible for the purchase and maintenance of the department's capital equipment
  • Maintains the Town's commons, parks, and playing fields

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Michael Clayton Superintendent of Streets
Brian Hatch Ass't Superintendent of Streets
Justine St.John Administrative Assistant