Engineering is responsible for the City’s infrastructure services, including transportation and transportation planning, water distribution, flood control, and storm water management.
Operations and Parks maintain the City’s infrastructure, as well as contribute to community livability through park maintenance. Services include managing and maintaining water distribution and flood control infrastructure, storm water management, and sewage collection; as well as maintaining the contracts for solid and organic waste and recycling collection; and managing seasonal services such as street sweeping, snow plowing and mosquito control.
Parks staff maintain the City’s parks and trails, including park planning and development or redevelopment, and provide support to the Community Garden.
The Facilities division maintains all City buildings and facilities including long-term building planning and replacement planning.
Environmental Stewardship provides the City with in-house, professional environmental expertise, as well as increased compliance and enforcement initiatives for the protection and management of air, soils and water on development sites and agricultural lands.
The department includes a new role that procures products and services to meet the needs of the City while following best practices to provide cost-efficiency and value.