Public Works

The Public Works Department provides a variety of services directed toward the repair and maintenance of municipal equipment, properties, and infrastructure.
Functions
The repair and maintenance functions include:
  • Building maintenance services
  • Electrical services
  • Landscaping services
  • Solid waste collection and disposal services
  • Stormwater management
  • Street lighting
  • Street maintenance
  • Transit operations
  • Vehicle and equipment maintenance
Goals & Objectives
The Public Works Department's goal is to provide top quality, professional, effective and timely delivery of services to residents, businesses and City departments to assure utmost customer satisfaction.

In addition to this goal the department also has the following objectives:
  • Ensure all facilities adhere to fire and life safety standards
  • Monitor and control facility energy management systems
  • Maintain the beautification of City facilities and right-of-ways
  • Maintain facilities for community usage
  • Provide community bus services to all residents and visitors
  • Provide efficient sanitation services to all residential, multiple family and commercial properties
Investment
The following list is comprised of the key intended outcomes of investment for the Public Works Department:
  • Increase energy efficiency while reducing operating cost
  • Provide clean, healthy, safe and secure facilities
  • Increase customer satisfaction
  • Improve and maintain network of City roadways
  • Provide reliable and on-time Community Bus Service to commuters