Public Works

Responsibilities
The Public Works Department is responsible for:
  • Maintaining and improving the City’s infrastructure, which includes 133 miles of streets and 36 miles of storm sewers throughout the City.
  • Managing and maintaining the City’s fleet vehicles and equipment.
  • Administering all construction activities within the streets rights of way.
    The Public Works Department is also responsible for assisting the Community Development Department in reviewing commercial and residential development projects and building permit applications as related to land surveying and engineering matters.

    Public Works Mission Statement
    1. Traffic Alert - 29th Ave/Fenton St

      Full intersection closure for major pipe work starting 7/20 thru 8/3 Read On...
    2. Traffic Alert - Kipling Pky

      Between W 51st Pl to W 58th Ave, starting June 20 for 4-6 wks, paving operations commence in Arvada, 6am-7pm, M-F Read On...
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    1. Full Intersection Closure at 29th Ave. & Fenton St.

      A full intersection closure to allow major pipe work will begin 7/20 for two weeks Read on...
    2. Commuter Rail Train Testing through Arvada and Wheat Ridge

      The Regional Transportation District (RTD) and its contractor, Denver Transit Partners (DTP), are beginning to test commuter rail trains along the entire length of the G (formerly Gold) Line through Arvada and Wheat Ridge. Read on...
    3. G Line Testing and Commissioning Underway

      Testing is underway along the G Line from Union Station to Wheat Ridge, which opens this fall. Read on...
    4. Did you know that PODs/dumpsters are not permitted on the street without approval from the City?

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