The Public Works Department administers activities in all Public Works divisions to ensure the most efficient and effective delivery of services.  The department also prepares, implements and oversees the annual Capital Improvement Program. 

Donald K. Cannon

Donald K. Cannon

Don Cannon joined the Township’s management team in 1991 and is responsible for overseeing the many functions of the Public Works Department.

Services such as road maintenance, refuse/recycling collection and processing, installation and maintenance of sanitary sewer and storm sewer systems and development and oversight of the Township’s Capital Improvement Program are just a few of the services that fall under Mr. Cannon’s purview.

The Shade Tree Division of Public Works particularly relates to his expertise, because Don’s Bachelors of Science degree from Penn State University is in Forest Science.

He has also completed various professional courses offered by Temple, Villanova, Penn State and the American Public Works Association (APWA) and has served as past president of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter of the APWA.  Mr. Cannon was named "Outstanding Senior Manager" in 2009.