Public Works

Department of Public Works

The Department of Public Works is a multi-functional department charged with the responsibility of providing a variety of services to the public as well as maintaining the City’s multi-million dollar infrastructure.

Services provided by the Department of Public Works include:

  • Maintenance and repair of the City’s buildings and street signs by the Building and Sign Division
  • Maintenance of the City’s street lighting and traffic control signals by the Electrical Division
  • Maintenance of the City’s street trees and public grounds by the Forestry Division
  • Refuse and recyclables collection and disposal by the Sanitation Section
  • Maintenance of the City’s streets, alleys, sidewalks and sewer systems by the Street and Sewer Section
  • Provision of safe and sufficient drinking water and water for fire protection by the Water Division

The Department of Public Works provides staff support for the Public Works Committee and the Public Beautification Committee. The Department of Public Works organizes annual awards for Commendable Property, Best Porch and Patriotic Display


2021 FEES

Fees effective January 1, 2021 (Items, fees, quantities are subject to change)

Drop-Off - Type of MaterialFeeUnits
Brush, household debris, construction/demolition debris, concrete, stone, ground and asphalt
$151-3 cubic yards
Brush, household debris, construction/demolition debris, concrete, stone, ground and asphalt
$303-6 cubic yards
Brush, household debris, construction/demolition debris, concrete, stone, ground and asphalt
$506-8 cubic yards
Tires - off rims, 16" or smaller
$5Each
Tires - off rims, greater than 16"$15Each
Tires - off rims, tractor tires$60Each
TVs, Computer Monitors$25Each
Damaged TVs, damaged computer monitors, console TVs, projection TVs
$40Each
Microwave Ovens$5Each
All loads are priced separately, determined by staff and are non-negotiable. Staff reserves the right to deny access depending on vehicle type, load type or conduct.


Collection/Pickup - Type of MaterialFeeUnits
Brush, household debris, construction/ demolition debris, concrete, stone, ground and asphalt
$501-4 cubic yards
Brush, household debris, construction/ demolition debris, concrete, stone, ground and asphalt
$1004-8 cubic yards
Heavy Items - over 150 lbs.
$50+Minimum, determined case by case


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