Mission Statement

The mission of the Public Works Department is to provide excellent construction and engineering services on City-related projects to all residents and firms in a timely, efficient manner. Excellent service includes appropriate service hours and a trained, courteous staff to provide timely, accurate, and appropriate information and assistance. We will achieve this by:

  • Constructing, installing, repairing, and maintaining the City's streets, sidewalks, bridges, and drainage structures
  • Installing and maintaining proper traffic control and street name signs
  • Devising creative options and innovative solutions for the City Manager to address municipal infrastructure issues in the most cost-effective manner
  • Providing technical assistance and advice to the City Manager and Planning Commission on all engineering questions
  • Developing and maintaining an accurate mapping database with a variety of information for the City and the public
  • Pursuing knowledge of the best available technology and procedures relating to the field of engineering