The Public Works Department manages and maintains road repair and reconstruction projects, the wastewater treatment facility, water lift stations and lines, parks, the recycling center, and fire hydrants. Additionally, the Department installs and maintains street signage, and it coordinates with the Texas Department of Transportation on these matters for U.S. Hwys. 281 and 290.
Public Works manages Capital Improvement Program projects through all phases of design, construction, and inspection. These projects may include those associated with Community Development Block Grants (CDBG), Texas Parks and Wildlife grants, or Texas Water Development Board loans.