The Public Works Department is responsible for all maintenance and upkeep of all public school buildings and city properties including the following municipal buildings: Beebe Estate, Melrose City Hall;  Melrose Fire Stations; Melrose Police Department, Melrose Public Library and the Milano Senior Center


The safety and security of the Melrose Community is our top priority – all DPW maintained facilities meet rigorous state occupancy and inspection standards. Further information regarding building certification(s) can be obtained by calling Jay McNeil, Facilities Director at (781)665-0142 or via email jmcneil@cityofmelrose.org.


Melrose facilities offer a unique setting for business meetings, seminars, conferences and summer camps. There are multiple configurations from individual classrooms to tournament capacity gymnasiums available. All Melrose Public School building rentals are handled by the Public Works Department. To reserve a facility please contact us at 781-665-0142 or email your inquiry or complete and fax a rental application.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Scott Enos Facilities Division Foreman 781-665-0142
Elena Proakis Ellis Director of Public Works 781-665-0142
Jay McNeil Facilities Manager 781-665-0142
James Troup Facilities Rentals 781-665-0142