Public Works

The Public Works Department is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the streets, water, sanitary, storm systems, trees and the maintenance of public property.

Bill Covell: Director of Public Works
P 815-732-6321
The City of Oregon Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance the following:
  • Public streets, alleys, and parking lots
  • Public sidewalks, footbridges, buildings, and grounds
  • Municipal swimming pool operation and maintenance
  • Streetlights and traffic signals
  • Public trees
  • Maintenance and repair or public vehicles and equipment
  • Installation and repairs of City owned signs and properties
  • Snow removal and street sweeping
  • Purchase of equipment and materials
  • Water
  • Sanitary
  • Storm sewers

Water and Sewer Department

Street Department

For More Information

For more information about the Public Works Department, use the navigation or use the following links:

Call Before You Dig – JULIE Locate

Capital Improvement Plan

Mulch for Residents – Coming soon

Snow Removal Policy

Snow Removal Requirements for Property Owners

Street Sweeping

Street and Infrastructure Sales Tax

Tree Branch and Brush Disposal

Tree Maintenance and Planting Tips