Highway Department

The Grand Island Highway Department provides a wide variety or services including:

  • Issue permits for work to be performed in Town Highway right-of-ways. For example: Curb cuts Driveway culvert permits Road push or boring permits Open road cuts Power and telephone pole location permits and gas line permits.
  • Snow and ice removal on all Town roads and roads owned by Erie County which are done under contract.
  • The upkeep of all Town owned roads. For example: Paving Patching - hot patching in summer, cold patching in winter Road striping.
  • Road sweeping on Town roads, curbed areas mostly.
  • Roadside mowing of Town roads.
  • Traffic control sign installation and maintenance.
  • Maintenance of roadside ditches. For example: Roadside ditching Installing driveway culverts-by permit Installing pipe across the premises-by permit.
  • Maintenance for Town vehicles for all Town departments.

Contacts

Grand Island Highway Department
1820 Whitehaven Road
Grand Island, NY 14072
716-773-9632

JT Tomkins
Superintendent of Highways

jttomkins@grand-island.ny.us 

Dick Crawford 
Deputy Superintendent 
rcrawford@grand-island.ny.us 

Cheryl Zito, Clerk-Typist 
czito@grand-island.ny.us  

Highway Department Fax:
716-773-9634

Department Email:
highway@grand-island.ny.us