This year’s theme "Public Works Always There" speaks to the essential nature of Public Works services in support of everyday quality of life. There would be no community without the quality of life public works provides.
Duties & Responsibilities: The Public Works Department consists of six divisions: Administration, Streets, Forestry/Trees, Urban Beautification, Fleet Maintenance, and the Stormwater Enterprise Fund. The Street division is responsible for the maintenance of all City owned roadways and sidewalks, to ensure safe access to motorist and pedestrians. The Forestry/Tree division handles all trimming, removal and replanting of City owned trees. The Urban Beautification division is responsible for all landscape maintenance for select City parks, City facilities, and the downtown streetscape. The Fleet division is responsible for the maintenance of all City owned vehicles and equipment. The Storm Water division, which is separately accounted for in an enterprise fund, is responsible for
the maintenance of City retention areas, the City owned storm water drainage system, and street sweeping throughout the city.
Public Works Mission: Providing quality service and striving to plan, build, maintain, and operate public infrastructure in a manner that respects the environment and preserves the right-of-way for future generations.
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[Link]Quarterly Newsletter Volume 2 Issue 1