930 Overholt Drive
PO Box 5192
Kent, OH 44240
The Central Maintenance Division
of the City of Kent is responsible for the
maintenance of public facilities as it is related to street painting,
street maintenance work, sewer cleaning, water repairs and general
The activities of this division range from maintenance of storm
sewers, streets, and sanitary sewers to repair of water main line and
service line breaks, installation or replacement of water meters for
residential and commercial meter usage, as well as the reading and
testing of the water meters. The City's urban forestry program is
also included in this division. Stump removal, root cutting brush
chipping and leaf pickup are also performed by this division.
Currently Gerald Shanley is the Facilities Manager,
and John Osborne is the Utilities Manager.