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.
Designs, builds, and maintains city streets and sidewalks, and stormwater system
Maintains public right-of-way and Hazelwood Cemetery
Various lanes along Battlefield Road will close between Stewart Avenue and Luster Avenue beginning 7 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 13 through 5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26 (weather permitting) for the replacement of sections of concrete pavement. Read on...
4200 W. Junction Street in northwest Springfield will close from Meteor Avenue to Farm Road 123 beginning 7 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 6 through 5 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 7 for railroad crossing maintenance. Read on...