About Public Works
The Public Works Department is charged with maintaining the citys street system,
traffic flow, city buildings, parks, landscapes and trees. It also administers and
oversees private construction activities which take place in the public right-of-way.
It is charged with implementing the citys Capital Improvement Program (CIP). This
includes the design and construction of new parks, buildings, streets, water and sewer
The department also provides internal
services to other city employees by maintaining all government buildings and the extensive
fleet of vehicles.