Donald T. Wilcox, P.E.
Public Works Director
248 Main Street
P.O. Box 156
Ph: (831) 223-5180
Fx: (831) 678-3965
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Please call ahead to schedule an appointment.
The Public Works Department is responsible for maintaining the city’s infrastructure, including streets and sidewalks, public parks, right of way landscaping, community facilities, traffic signals, street lights, the storm drain system, and the city’s fleet of emergency and non-emergency vehicles and equipment. Other services include providing utility services (water and sewer), administration of garbage services, graffiti abatement, and emergency response support to the Fire and Police departments.
The Public Works Department is also responsible for the City's Storm Water Program.
To see how our department manages these assignments, please view our Functional Organization Structure.
The Department consists of six divisions: Administration, Engineering Services, Fleet Maintenance, Parks and Recreation, Public Facilities Maintenance, and Water Quality Control.
To report problems related to the following for response during normal business hours, please call (831) 223-5180 or submit an online request for graffiti, street lights, traffic hazards, park maintenance issues, right-of-way landscaping or irrigation issues, potholes, and traffic signals or signs.
To report problems after hours when the City is closed (nights, weekends and holidays):
- For non-hazardous service requests that do not require immediate attention, please call our main line at (831) 223-5180 and leave a message.
- To report a hazardous, unsanitary, or any condition that requires an immediate response, please call our non-emergency police dispatch service at (831) 755-5111.
To report stormwater violations, please call our hotline at (831) 223-5188.