Public Works facilities

Round-the-clock services

1700 W. 98th Street

Public Works salt storage building.
The salt and sand for icy roads is stored in this facility.

Public Works Administrative Offices

The Public Works complex was extensively redeveloped in 2002. On the corner of 98th and James Avenue, the facility is the main headquarters for a staff of 178 full-time people. Public Works Administration and the Engineering, Maintenance and Utilities Divisions share 18,000 square feet of office space. More than $16 million of Public Works' equipment is housed in 71,000 square feet of vehicle storage. While continuing to use the old garages built in 1953, a 2,100 square-foot repair garage was also constructed.

Additional buildings

  • The Public Works Garage, 1801 W. 96th Street, has 55,000 square feet of additional vehicle storage and was constructed in 2006.
  • The 18-acre Western Maintenance Yard, 10500 Hampshire Avenue, is primarily outside storage of materials, such as woodchips and sealcoat rock.
  • The 18,000 square-foot salt storage building, 1800 W. 96th Street, stores salt and sand year-round.
  • The Water Treatment Plant is located at 9300 Poplar Bridge Road.


Area Phone Hours
Administration 952-563-4581 M - F, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Engineering/Traffic 952-563-4870 M - F, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Maintenance 952-563-8760 M - F, 7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Utilities 952-563-8777 M - F, 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.



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