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
Expect lane shifts and traffic delays on Battlefield Road surrounding the Fremont Avenue intersection beginning 7 p.m., Oct. 20 as crews apply the final pavement and striping associated with the Battlefield and Fremont Improvement Project. Read on...
The City of Springfield recently completed installation of new flashing beacon crosswalk signals at three Springfield neighborhood crosswalk locations with the goal of improving driver awareness and pedestrian safety. Read on...