Public Works Department

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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. Ferguson Avenue to close at Portland Street May 1 - 4 for pavement replacement work

    S. Ferguson Avenue will close to traffic at Portland Street beginning 7 a.m. Monday, May 1 through 7 a.m. Thursday, May 4 for pavement replacement work. Read on...
  2. Lane shifts on College Street between Chestnut Expressway and West Avenue to begin May 1

    Expect lane shifts on College Street between Chestnut Expressway and West Avenue beginning 7 a.m. Monday, May 1 through Friday, May 26 for street repair work. Read on...
  3. Southbound lane of National Avenue to close from Grand Street to Delmar Street May 1-5

    Right southbound lane of National Avenue to close from Grand Street to Delmar Street May 1-5 for storm grate replacement. Read on...
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