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

2017 Annual Report

Public Works AR 2017_COVER
  1. Mt. Vernon Street to close for ten weeks between Nolting Avenue and Laurel Avenue beginning May 29

    Mt. Vernon Street to close for ten weeks between Nolting Avenue and Laurel Avenue beginning Tuesday, May 29 Read on...
  2. Park Avenue to close between Grand Street and Page Street May 17

    Park Avenue will close between Grand Street and Page Street beginning at 7 a.m. through 6 p.m. Thursday, May 17 for utility work related to the Grand Street Bridge improvement project. Read on...
  3. Ildereen Street closed at Campbell Avenue intersection through May 23

    Ildereen Street will be closed at the Campbell Avenue intersection beginning Monday, May 14 through 5 p.m. Wednesday, May 23 for road improvements. Read on...
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