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
The City of Springfield expects to conduct roadway resurfacing in the Rountree Neighborhood area beginning 7 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 10 through Friday, Nov. 12. Resurfacing work will impact driving lanes and on-street parking stalls. Read on...
The resurfacing of Sunshine Street between Kansas Expressway and Glenstone Avenue has been pushed back due to weather conditions. The work is now expected to begin Nov. 7 near Kansas Expressway. Read on...