Safety Reminder: Do not follow town trucks or plows too closely. Keep a safe distance behind any large vehicle. If you cannot see their side mirrors, they cannot see you.
Highway Department employee hours are 6:00am - 4:30pm, Monday-Thursday.
The Town of Canandaigua Highway Department is responsible for the general maintenance of all the town-dedicated roads. This includes ditching, paving, tree and brush removal in the town's right-of-way, mowing roadsides and plowing and ice
control during the winter months. In the spring and summer months we oil and stone roads, replace culverts, clean ditches and pave roads.
Superintendent Jim Fletcher coordinates the work for the crews and oversees the Highway, Water and Waste/Recycling Departments. He also works closely with the Director of Parks and Recreation on Park Maintenance.
The Highway department also:
Handles 149 Permits - Click here for a fillable 149 Permit
Handles road sign work
Provides dead deer removal from town roadways
For dead deer removal on county roads, please contact the Ontario County Department of Public Works at 585-396-4000.
For dead deer removal on a state road or highway, please contact the NYS Department of Transportation at 585-396-4955.
Please see the FAQs link above for answers to frequently asked questions. If our site does not answer all of the questions you may have, feel free to contact our office and we will be glad to help!
Ontario County Department of Public Works
New York State Department of Transportation
Monday - Thursday: 7:30am - 4:30pm
Friday: 7:30am - 12:00pm
5440 Route 5 & 20 West
Canandaigua, NY 14424
James M. Fletcher
Highway and Water Superintendent
Email James M. Fletcher
Email Courtney Aten
Email Leah Ronk