About the Department

Description of Services

The Department of Public Facilities (DPF) was created as a new department within the town of Lexington by joint resolution of the Municipal and School Departments and approved by Town Meeting in 2007.

The Department of Public Facilities is responsible for the coordination and care of all Town-owned buildings inclusive of those under the control of the Select Board, Town Manager, Library Trustees and the School Committee. All costs for maintenance, capital project management, utilities and building rentals are contained within this department.

Department staff coordinate:

  • Custodial care/cleaning
  • Maintenance and repairs
  • Landscaping and pedestrian snow removal (School buildings only)
  • Capital improvements