The Township of Wellington North maintains approximately 373km of roads including 50 main culverts and 43 bridge structures. The Roads – Operations Department of Wellington North consists of 15 employees. This includes a Director of Operations, Manager of Transportation Services, two Road Supervisors, three Lead Hands and eight unionized Labourer/Drivers. The Township of Wellington North has four works yards which are located in Arthur, Kenilworth, Mount Forest and Damascus.
The department is responsible for all aspects of road construction and maintenance activities as well as winter maintenance operations. Normal working hours for staff at each yard are Monday to Friday 7:30am - 4:00pm. These hours will vary depending on operations being performed (ex snow ploughing, construction or maintenance operations). Residents with concerns may contact the Director of Operations, Manager of Transportation Services, or Road Supervisors for their area.
The Roads Department is responsible for maintaining Township roads, culverts, bridges, and department related permits, applications and policies.