Staff Blogs Big Bend announces new DPW Superintendent Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:07:00 GMT After the recent departure of long-time Department of Public Works Superintendent Tom Johnson, Big Bend met late last week to discuss the hiring of a new one. DPW Assistant Eric Pedersen will step-in as Superintendent this week. Pedersen served as a part time employee of the department under Johnson. In October 2010 the Village Board voted Pedersen into part-time status, working more than 500 hours with the department per year. en-us Lake Country Watch Tue, 28 Jul 2009 15:38:53 PDT