Streets & Parks

The mission of the Streets & Parks division of the DPW is to provide and maintain responsive, effective management and maintenance of the Village streets and parks.



The DPW maintains 24 miles of paved streets and 34 miles of sidewalks. Responsibilities include:


  • Pothole repairs
  • Paving and patching
  • Snow removal
  • Catch basin cleaning
  • Storm drain installation and repair
  • Street painting
  • Street signage
  • Street sweeping
  • Spring clean up
  • Trimming within the right-of-way


The Village has 11 developed parks that are maintained by the DPW. 


  • Ampersand Park
  • Baldwin Park
  • Berkeley Green
  • Mount Pisgah Recreation Center
  • Prescott & Riverfront Park
  • Riverside Park
  • Saranac Riverwalk
  • SkatePark
  • Ward Plumadore Park
  • William Morris Park
  • William Wallace Park/Village Beach


95 Van Buren Street

Saranac Lake, NY 12983

Hours of Operation: 7:00am - 3:30pm Monday through Friday

Downtown Beautification

Flowers in downtown

The DPW waters the flowers throughout downtown during the summer months.  The cost of the flowers is shared between the Village and business owners.  Scott's Florist designs and plants the flowers.