The Public Works Department provides clean, safe, and efficient working environments throughout public facilities utilized in the deliverance of city services. The department provides preventative and emergency maintenance on all building systems including City Hall, the Public Works Facility, the Prospect Heights Police Department, water facility, and parking - Metra Station.
For more information call 847-398-6070.
The Public Works department oversees the maintenance of streets, curbs, gutters, and storm sewers to ensure that they are smooth, clean, safe, and structurally sound for vehicular travel in a variety of weather conditions.
In addition to snow and ice control measures, safe travel is maintained through the use of traffic control devices, movement markings and signage to accommodate smooth and safe traffic throughout the city for both drivers and pedestrians.