The mission of the Public Works Department is to effectively deliver quality and responsive public services to enhance the living and working environment of the community as well as to maintain a reputation for reliability. Public services are based upon the needs of the residents as set forth in the policies and ordinances established by the board of elected officials. The mission is carried out through collective efforts of a motivated and professional Public Works staff. The department's vision is to be recognized as an outstanding provider of public works services to the community. The is accomplished through partnership, teamwork, quality customer service, employee development, continuous improvement and a positive public image.
The Public Works Department is responsible for the design, installation, maintenance, repair, and replacement of the Village's roadway system, sanitary sewer system, storm sewer system, and water purification and distribution system. In addition, the Department operates the Village's commuter parking lots, maintains Village parks, and operates the refuse collection program for single-family homes.