The Public Works Department supports, coordinates, and assists the 10 operating departments within the Public Works Division in their efforts to attain and maintain an acceptable level of service to the community. Work to:
Ensure streets, storm drainage systems, water and sewer systems, and solid waste facilities are designed and constructed to operate and function properly, safely, and efficiently
Manage and control the impact of gas drilling operations around industrial, commercial, and residential areas
The Public Works Division also provides the necessary services of street maintenance, engineering support services for city operations, storm water drainage, re-use water facilities, permitting, and managing gas drilling permits.
The Public Works Division has the responsibility to provide essential services to the entire community that is utilized every day by every citizen. This includes producing and distributing a safe drinking water supply; collecting and safely treating the generated wastewater; and collecting and safely disposing of all the solid waste generated by the citizens and businesses of Cleburne according to state/federal regulations.