Public Works

The Public Works Department is responsible for the management, operation and maintenance of the city’s public infrastructure. This includes the transportation, wastewater, drinking water and storm water systems, parks & recreation, and building and grounds maintenance. Individual customer service has been identified as the department’s number one priority.

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Please click on the links below to learn about Public Works services or contact the Public Works Department at (503) 630-8270. For current rates and fees please visit the Utility Services & Billing page.

Buildings and Grounds
Customer Service – Utilities
Storm Water Maintenance
Street Maintenance
Wastewater Collection
Wastewater Treatment Facilities
Water Distribution
Water Treatment Facilities

After Hours Emergencies(503) 849-9951

Contact Information

Don DeRosia
Public Works Director
(503) 630-8271
Email the Public Works Director

Chris Lewis
Plant Operations Director
(503) 630-8278
Email the Plant Operations Director

Taryn Brown
Utility Billing/Administration
(503) 630-8270
Email Utility Billing/Administration