Public Works

The purpose of the Public Works Department is to promote and oversee maintenance of the City's infrastructure:
  • Streets and sewers
  • Traffic signals and signing
  • Street lights
  • Other public facilities that, together, constitute the physical plant upon which the urban economy depends
Public Works Divisions and Programs
  • Development Services: This new department includes engineering, building inspection, and the bicycle and pedestrian program formerly part of Public Works, as well as the planning, land use, and transportation planning functions that were performed by the Office of Planning and Grants.