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
  1. Intersection of Lone Pine Avenue and Republic Road closed for emergency water main repairs

    A water main break has required the closure of the intersection of Lone Pine Avenue and Republic Road for emergency repairs. Read on...
  2. Lane shifts on Boonville Avenue between Central Street and Chestnut Expressway to begin March 5

    Expect lane shifts on Boonville Avenue between Central Street and Chestnut Expressway beginning March 5. Read on...
  3. Lone Pine Avenue to close between Kirkwood Street and Seminole Street March 2-3

    Lone Pine Avenue to close for street repairs between Kirkwood Street and Seminole Street beginning 7 a.m., Monday, March 2 through 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 3. Read on...
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2018 Annual Report

Public Works Annual Report 2018 Cover

Helpful Links:

Ozarks Transportation Organization

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Greene County, MO

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City Utilities

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Missouri Department of Transportation

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