Public Works

Responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of the Public Works Department include:

  • Ensuring quality public improvement construction projects
  • Providing an efficient and safe street and highway system through proper design and traffic control
  • Monitoring and inspecting the City’s infrastructure system

Operations

The Public Works Complex consolidates the City’s public works operations into a single facility, which includes:

  • City fleet services
  • Water operations
  • Sanitary sewer system
  • Reclaim Water
  • Parks
  • Streets
  • Engineering
  • Planning and zoning
  • Building and permit
  • Code Enforcement
  • Solid waste and recycling services
  • Stormwater drainage system
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