Public Works & Engineering

Duties & Responsibilities

The Public Works Department is responsible for: 

  • The engineering design and construction of various capital improvement projects
  • Maintaining municipal facilities including public streets, buildings, traffic signals, and storm drains
  • Investigating and resolving citizen inquiries and requests
  • Administering contracts for maintenance and professional services
  • Analyzing development applications to determine and mitigate impacts to the public right of way
  • Issuing all encroachment, grading, landscaping, transportation, construction & demolition, and filming permits.
  • Manage Stormwater Program
  • Manage Solid Waste (recycling and trash pick-up) Program

The divisions within the Public Works Department are Engineering, Traffic, Maintenance, and Storm Water/Solid Waste.