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 DivisionStreet DivisionWater Division
Capital Improvement ProgramFacilitiesEnvironmental Lab Services
ParkingForestryField Services
Right-of-Way PermitsPothole PatchingHydrant Flushing
Special EventsSnow and Ice OperationsWater Distribution
Traffic EngineeringStreet SweepingWater Production
 Complete Streets PolicyTraffic Signals and SignageWater Quality 

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.


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