The Public Works Department is located at the Cal Ruedy Public Works Building at 1225 Progress Drive. It is made up of two departments, Engineering and Public Works Maintenance. The office hours are from 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Monday through Friday.
The Engineering Department is responsible for designing and managing street and utility reconstruction projects, review of new development street and utility construction, erosion control inspections, issuing permits for construction within the street right of way and easements, infrastructure mapping and record keeping. Engineering can be contacted at (651) 480-2334.
The Public Works Maintenance Department is responsible for operating and maintaining the City’s infrastructure, including streets, storm sewer, ponding basins, decorative street lighting, street signage and pavement markings, water system, wastewater system, and the City’s hydroelectric facility located at Lock and Dam #2. Public Works Maintenance can be contacted at (651) 480-6185 during normal business hours, for after hours emergencies please call (651) 248-3271.