Public Works


The Public Works Department consists of the following Divisions:

Engineering Division

The Engineering Division administers all engineering and various Public Works activities of the City in accordance with the directives of the Common Council. This Division is also responsible for development review, construction, and field services, including:

  • Administering Developer Agreements
  • Permits for Working within Right-of-Way
  • Planning Design for Public Works Projects

Highway Division

The Highway Division is responsible for routine maintenance and repair of all public pavements and surface infrastructure within the street right-of-way, with the exception of that which is maintained by the county or state. In addition, the Highway Division is responsible for:

  • Brush and trees maintenance within the public right-of-way
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Maintenance of Traffic Signs and Signals
  • Operation of the recycling center

  • Snow and Ice Control
  • Storm Drainage
  • Street Lighting
  • Street Sweeping