About Public Works

Our Mission


The Public Works mission is to provide effective management, construction, and maintenance of City-owned infrastructure and facilities while maintaining the highest levels of customer service and professionalism in support of strategic goals and objectives as defined in the City’s Strategic Plan. Additionally, the Public Works Department serves to protect the health, safety, and welfare of residents through the employment of new technologies and application of industry proven standards.

Responsibilities


The Public Works Department is instrumental in constructing, maintaining, repairing, and managing public property and infrastructure. The Department consists of five divisions with a wide variety of responsibilities including, but not limited to: streets, canals, sidewalks, drainage, parks, facilities, fleet, landscaping, and capital projects. Additionally, the Department performs administrative functions including but not limited to grant preparation and administration, as well as contract and project management.

With a staff of 30 dedicated employees, the Public Works Department strives to provide residents with quality services in the most professional, cost effective, and efficient manner possible. Each member of the Public Works Department is an integral part of our team and takes pride in the high level of diverse services we provide to each and every resident. Our staff possesses diverse mechanical, technical and analytical skills as well as the essential knowledge, skills and abilities required in the field of public works.

Contact Us


With the exception of public holidays, the Administrative Offices are open Monday through Friday between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm and can be reached at (954) 757-4119. All email inquiries can be sent to Public Works Information. For after hours Non-Emergency please call (954) 753-9784.