Public Works

Please know that the health and safety of our employees and residents are very important to us. Due to the Coronavirus, all Department of Public Works Offices will be closed to the public until further notice. We will continue to update as more information is available.

Public Works provides a wide range of services to our City Residents and Businesses:

  • Recycling, Refuse, and Yard Trim
  • Street Maintenance
  • Drinking-Water
  • Water Distribution, Sewer Collection, and Storm Drains
  • Engineering & Construction

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Public Works New Information or Highlights
  • Two New Ways to Communicate with Public Works: Looking for Answers, Need to Report a Problem, Want to receive information via text check out TextMyGov.
  • REOPENING? Don't forget to flush the building's water pipes. Take the proper precautions and keep everyone safe with fresh high-quality water.
  • Help Public Works by knowing "What to Flush". Prevent sewer backups and overflows by not putting wipes, paper towels, grease, etc down the toilet.
  • Recycling Contamination.  Recycling that is contaminated with film plastic, bagged recyclables, and plastic bags will not be collected and will be left at the curb.
  • Recycling Back to the Basics. Only place these materials in your blue recycling container: mixed paper, cardboard, plastic bottles, plastic containers, rigid plastic, aluminum, and steel cans and beverage containers, glass bottles, and jars.  Containers must be empty and clean.
  • Yard Trim Guidelines.  Yard Trim must be placed in green City carts, paper bags, or containers marked with an "X." Yard Trim placed at the curb in plastic bags will not be collected. Learn more on the Yard Trim Collection page.
  • How to Recycling Film Plastic.  click link for more information and a location near you

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