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

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Utility Maintenance

The primary function of the Public Works Utility Maintenance Division is to maintain and improve the Village’s water distribution and sanitary collection systems including fire hydrants. This is accomplished on a daily, preventative, and emergency basis and via long term public/capital improvement processes. This Division is also responsible for the installation, maintenance, and the repair of residential and commercial water meters.

Major Service Activities


  • Fire Hydrant Inspection/Maintenance
  • Water Valve Exercising/Maintenance
  • Annual Water System Flushing
  • Water Meter Installation and Testing

Kevin Fecske, Utility Superintendent

(847) 381-7903


Pat Rice, Utility Foreman

(847) 381-3360



  • Water Valve Replacements
  • Water Service Maintenance/Repairs
  • Sanitary Collection System and Manhole Structure Maintenance/Repairs
  • Underground Location of Water/Sewer Infrastructure

Other Responsibilities

  • Construction Coordination
  • Customer Service
  • Oversee Water System Leak Detection Survey and Sanitary Collection Inflow/Infiltration Study
  • The Utility Maintenance Division performs extensive proposed construction utility plan reviews, field and final punch list and bond release inspections.

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