The Public Works Department maintains the City's roads, drainage,water distribution, wastewater collection, buildings & facilities, dock facilities, and motor vehicles.
Public Works is responsible for the placement of utilites in street rights-of-way; provides engineering comments on proposed land partitions, land use variances, street vacations, zoning changes, and building site plans.
We maintain records on all City facilities and issues all rights-of-way permits, including utility, driveway, and water/sewer permits. Public Works reviews all plats, storm water plans and oversees the construction of new subdivisions. This Department also manages the planning, design, permitting, and construction inspection of the City's capital projects.