Public Works

Kyle Saunders
Director of Public Works

Contact Us

(779) 348-7300

Public Works


Our goal in Public Works is to be customer-driven to provide excellent service to benefit the public by maintaining and improving the City ROW infrastructure for the benefit of all who use it. Public Works strives to manage this system with the best quality of service.

The Public Works Department manages a wide range of responsibilities throughout the City of Rockford.  The department is comprised of three divisions that assist in the maintenance and enhancement of the City infrastructure.

Engineering Division Street Division Water Division
Capital Improvement Program Facilities Environmental Lab Services
Parking Forestry Hydrant Flushing
Right-of-Way Permits Pothole Patching Water Distribution
Special Events Snow and Ice Operations Water Production
Traffic Engineering Street Sweeping Water Quality
 Complete Streets Policy Traffic Signals and Signage  

Please visit their individual pages (found in the navigation menu) for more information. For any Public Works questions or concerns, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page found in the navigation menu, or contact the Public Works Department at (779) 348-7300.


2019 Pre-construction Meeting Presentation