MAPLE PARK—At a special meeting of the Village Board on Nov. 20, Mike Miller was hired to hold the position of Public Works Manager for the village of Maple Park. Miller is a life-long resident of Maple Park with a history of public service within the community. Miller started serving in his new role as Public Works Manager on Nov. 22.
The Department of Public Works is responsible for the village facilities and infrastructure. This includes street patching, snow removal, mowing and trimming, general building repairs, water meter reading and replacement, and vehicle maintenance. The department coordinates all street closures and related activities in the event of an emergency and for local events such as the annual Fun Fest on Labor Day weekend.