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 - Tabor St

      Between I-70 Frontage Rd. N. & Ridge Rd. will be closed to thru-traffic through the end of May, open to local businesses Read On...
    2. Traffic Alert - Crack Sealing

      Apr 18-Jun 21, M-F, 7am-5pm (approx.), Selected City Sts Read On...
    3. Traffic Alert - 29th Ave/Fenton St

      Full intersection closure for major pipe work starting 4/25 thru 6/3 Read On...
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    1. Sign up to receive Traffic Alerts

      Road construction projects are underway--Gold Line/RTD FasTracks Project, Tabor Street Reconstruction and 2016 Street Maintenance Projects. This could mean possible lane or road closures or possible delays. Read on...
    2. Full Intersection Closure at 29th Ave. & Fenton St.

      A full intersection closure to allow major pipe work has been extended to June 3rd. Read on...
    3. Train Testing Begins on Commuter Lines

      The Regional Transportation District (RTD) and its contractor, Denver Transit Partners (DTP), are beginning to test commuter rail trains along the Northwest (B) Line to Westminster and Gold (G) Line through Arvada and Wheat Ridge. Read on...
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