Public Works Department

Mission Statement
Public Works constructs and maintains the infrastructure of the City to satisfy community needs by providing engineering services, a safe transportation system, effective stormwater management, and public buildings and grounds.

Responsibilities & Services
The Department of Public Works is an accredited agency by the American Public Works Association. Public Works is responsible for street design, construction, and maintenance. It has also partnered with the Missouri Department of Transportation to implement a cooperative computerized traffic signal system to improve Springfield's street capacity.

Community Services
  • Designs, builds, and maintains city streets and sidewalks, and stormwater system
  • Maintains public right-of-way and Hazelwood Cemetery
  1. Right, westbound lane of Sunshine Avenue near 999 W. Sunshine closed for gas leak repairs

    The right, westbound lane of Sunshine Avenue near 999 W. Sunshine is closed while City Utilities repairs a gas leak. Read on...
  2. Division Street to close between Fairway Avenue and Weller Avenue Feb. 27 - March 3

    Division Street to close to through traffic between Fairway Avenue and Weller Avenue Feb. 27 - March 3 for pavement maintenance work. Read on...
  3. City, Partners dedicate Packer Road Expansion Project

    The City of Springfield, MoDOT and partners gathered Feb. 22 at the MoDOT Garage for a Partners in Progress celebration to dedicate the Packer Road Expansion Project. Read on...
View All

Helpful Links:

Ozarks Transportation Organization

OTOlogo

Greene County, MO

GreeneCounty_200px

City Utilities

CU_logoWeb

Missouri Department of Transportation

modot