200 S. Hough Street  Barrington, IL 60010 | (847) 304-3400

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Street Operations

The Public Works Streets Division is responsible for the maintenance of all Village-owned roads, sidewalks, public rights-of-way, and all administrative functions related to these maintenance activities. Specific services provided include maintenance of the roadway, sidewalks, curbs and gutters, street sweeping, pavement markings/delineation, snow and ice removal, brush chipping, maintenance of drainage ditches, culverts, storm sewers, alley maintenance, parking lot maintenance, maintenance of village-owned street lights and traffic control devices, and maintenance of village-owned street signage.

Major Service Activities

  • Perform sign repair and replacement
  • Snow and ice removal of streets and parking lots
  • Traffic control for various parades and special events
  • Performs minor repairs on damaged streets, parkways, sidewalks, and curbs
  • Performs regularly scheduled street sweeping
  • Striping of all Village maintained crosswalks, school crossings, and parking lots
  • Maintain all Village parking lots and Village-owned street lights
  • Maintain the school flashing lights
  • Grade gravel alleys
  • Remove dead animals and trash on the road
  • Administer the Adopt-A-Highway Program
  • Perform storm sewer maintenance and repair or replacement of storm inlets, manholes, and catch basins
  • Locates underground utilities including Village-owned street light cables
  • Provides seasonal brush pick-up, chipping services, and special pick-ups related to storm damage

Snow Removal and Ice Control Service – Chippendale Subdivision & Village Center/ Commuter Lot

Going out for bid Summer 2023

Andrew Thickpenny, Street Superintendent

(847) 381-7903


Connor Justes, Street Foreman

(847) 381-7903