Public Works Department

Public Infrastructure and Municipal Services


The Public Works Department is responsible for the cost-effective operation, maintenance, and construction of the public infrastructure of Rock Island and the provision of basic municipal services such as refuse and yard waste collection and snow removal.

Services Provided


  • Building Maintenance
  • Fleet Maintenance
  • Tree Maintenance
  • Snow Removal
  • Stormwater Utility
  • Hydroelectric Plant
  • Municipal Engineering
  • Traffic Engineering
  • Sunset Marina

Primary Goals