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Public Works

Mission

The goal of the department is to provide timely and effective critical services throughout the City and maintain a high quality of life for all of Long Beach’s residents and visiting guests.

Public Works is instrumental to the City’s mission to rebuild Long Beach stronger, smarter, and safer in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, by keeping resiliency and sustainability in mind to protect the City’s residents from future storms.

 

Description of Services

The Department of Public Works serves as the infrastructure arm of the City. The Department provides a wide range of infrastructure based services throughout the City and specializes in the planning, design, and construction oversight of public projects throughout Long Beach. Additionally, the Department is responsible for maintenance and repair of all City buildings, parks, roads, beach and boardwalk, sewers, and water mains.

Public Works oversees a cadre of diverse and essential divisions to accomplish these goals.

 

Ongoing Infrastructure Projects

Bayfront Infrastructure Project