Welcome to the Public Works Department
The Public Works Department is comprised of 3 divisions:
The Engineering Division:
Performs in-house design
Administers construction contracts
Issues and inspects right of way use permits
Issues and inspects land disturbance and storm water management permits
Performs a variety of other investigations and plans reviews for subdivisions and site development
The Street Division maintains 80 miles of city streets, which includes:
Curb and gutter repair
They also maintain the city storm water system of inlets, pipes, and ditches. The city brush and leaf collection site is operated under contract with Braik Brothers.
The Wastewater Division maintains and operates the Wastewater Treatment Plant (3 million gallons per day) and 84 miles of pipes, 1900 manholes, and 13 lift stations in the sewer collection system.