Public Works Department

Mission Statement

Public Works provides the community with engineering services, transportation and stormwater systems, facilities and grounds, and support services for other City functions. 

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.

  1. SGF Yields notifies the public of Crosswalk Yield Check location for week of March 27

    The Springfield Police Department will conduct a Crosswalk Yield Check in the week of March 27 at 1300 E. BRADFORD PARKWAY (near CoxHealth Medical Center) Read on...
  2. Springfield Police to restart pedestrian safety Yield Checks at area crosswalks beginning March 24

    The City’s SGF Yields pedestrian safety program is once again stepping up their driver crosswalk compliance efforts. Beginning Friday, March 24 fail to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk and you may get pulled over. Read on...
  3. UPDATE: Galloway Trail to remain closed at Battlefield Road underpass through March 29

    UPDATE: Due to weather impacts, the closure of Galloway Greenway Trail at the Battlefield Road underpass will remain in place through Wednesday, March 29 so crews can complete sewer maintenance. Read on...
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2021 Annual Report

2021 PW AR Cover

Helpful Links:

Ozarks Transportation Organization


Greene County, MO


City Utilities


Missouri Department of Transportation