The Public Works divisions include Engineering, Streets, and the Wastewater departments. The Director of Public Works also oversees Parks, Buildings, and the Airport Administrator.
Electric and Water Utilities, while part of the City's organization, is overseen by the Electric and Water General Manager, Waterworks and Lighting Commission, and the City Council.
The mission of the Public Works department is to provide and maintain critical transportation and infrastructure services to the residents and businesses of the City as well as quality of life benefits of park facilities and recreational programming. The department strives to provide the best service and value possible in accordance with the resources available through the City budget and consistent with the ordinances and policies of the City.
Joseph M. Terry, PE,
Director of Public Works