Public Works & Roads Information

Department Services

The Public Works & Highway Department maintains 151 miles of scenic roads in the Town of Rome.  The Highway Department fulfills its responsibilities to maintain the safety and convenience of Town roads by performing both general and winter maintenance.

General maintenance includes the following:  patching, shoulder maintenance, vegetation control, signing, and traffic control.  Winter maintenance includes the application of sand and salt, plowing and shoveling snow.

Additionally, the department also oversees the Transfer Site, all Town parks, Dyracuse Recreational Area, Spring Branch and New Rome Cemeteries and the Rome Town Center.

Advertisement for Bids and Request for Proposals (RFP) Materials:

The Town of Rome is accepting Request for Bids (RFB) to provide a meter box and temporary fuse panel for 220VAC 200AMP service for the Rome Town Center Park. The fuse panel will be used for one-year, after which the service will be relocated to the mechanical room for the bandshell and restrooms. This temporary service will initially be to provide service to a weather-proof GFCI outlet and a well pump which will be located within 8-10 feet. The minimum specifications for the electrical work can be found here. The deadline to submit a sealed RFB is Monday, June 1, 2020; 12:00 PM CST. RFB materials are to be submitted to Jami Gebert, Administrator, 1156 Alpine Drive, Nekoosa, WI 54457, or placed in a sealed envelope and deposited in the Town Hall drop box, available inside the vestibule at the address above. Questions concerning the RFB should be referred to Jami Gebert at 715-325-8025. Bids will be opened at 2:00 PM on June 1, 2020, through a Webex Meeting. If interesting in attending Webex Meeting, please let Jami Gebert know by the submittal deadline. The Town reserves the right to reject any and all proposals and to accept the proposal most advantageous to the Town, even if that proposal is not the lowest in cost.

The Town of Rome is accepting Request for Bids (RFB) to provide a water well and pump for the Rome Town Center Park to service approximately two (2) acres of sprinkled lawn. The specifications for the water well and pump can be found here. The deadline to submit a sealed RFB is Monday, June 1, 2020; 12:00 PM CST. RFB materials are to be submitted to Jami Gebert, Administrator, 1156 Alpine Drive, Nekoosa, WI 54457, or placed in a sealed envelope and deposited in the Town Hall drop box, available inside the vestibule at the address above. Questions concerning the RFB should be referred to Jami Gebert at 715-325-8025. Bids will be opened at 2:30 PM on June 1, 2020, through a Webex Meeting. If interesting in attending Webex Meeting, please let Jami Gebert know by the submittal deadline. The Town reserves the right to reject any and all proposals and to accept the proposal most advantageous to the Town, even if that proposal is not the lowest in cost.