The Department of Public Works & Parks has a broadened its outreach to the public through the use of social media and Web 2.0 tools. This allows for the timely dissemination of important information to citizens via a variety of avenues.
Find DPW&P on Facebook
The Worcester Public Works & Parks Department uses Facebook to post the latest news, updates, alerts, advisories and seasonal tips. Residents are encouraged to "like" the page to receive newsfeeds from the department and stay current on important information.
Follow DPW&P on Twitter
To receive text alerts, you may "Fast Follow" the Worcester Public Works & Parks' Twitter page even if you don't have a Twitter account yourself. Simply text the phrase, "follow worcesterdpw" to 40404 via your cell phone and you will receive the latest Tweets (standard text messaging rates appy). To stop receiving these Tweets, text the phrase, "leave worcesterdpw" to 40404.
DPW&P YouTube Channel
The Worcester Public Works & Parks Department YouTube Channel features video productions on department programs and initiatives, events and behind-the-scenes glimpses into the department. Subscribers can view a combination of interviews and video footage along with informative stories.