Department Description

    The Technical Services Department covers the area between regular utility men and outside contractors. Specific responsibilities include three main areas: plumbing, including sanitary and storm sewers, domestic water pipes, standpipe repairs and dual temperature lines in the buildings; and emergency repairs underground.

     Electrical responsibilities include maintaining and repairing all light poles, intercom, security and alarm systems such as call boxes, cameras and elevator alarms and performing all work in the apartment that can not be handled by the building men.

     Construction responsibilities include setting up and repairing all sidewalks, fencing and bridges around the buildings, drainage systems (drywell installation), concrete, interlocking bricks, glass blocks, ornamental walls; performing minor waterproofing and caulking around the windows.