Public Works

President's Day Holiday Trash & Recycling Collection

February 13, 2019

There will be no trash or curbside recycling collection by the City of Dover on President’s Day, Monday February 18, 2019.  Trash and recycling collection that would normally be made on Monday, will be on Tuesday, February 19 along with the normal Tuesday collection. Please have container
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Water Quality Improvement Project - Lakewood Place

December 20, 2018

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Senator Bikeway - No Parking Signs

December 17, 2018

Proposed pedestrian and bicycle improvements. Click for more information.
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Trash and Recycling Guidelines

October 08, 2018

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The Public Work's Department is located in City Hall, 15 Loockerman Plaza

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday (8:30AM - 4:30PM)

Office Phone:
(302) 736-7025

Office Fax:
(302) 736-4217

Director:
Sharon J. Duca, P.E

Email:
PW[at sign]dover.de.us  (Please include "Public Works Inquiry" in the subject line of your email and replace [at sign] with @)

Mailing Address:
City Hall - 15 Loockerman Plaza
Dover, DE 19901

In general, this divison of the Department of Public Works has responsibility for the overall administration of the department's Engineering, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Sanitation, Streets, Water Wastewater, and Water Treatment Plant. It is responsible for the following tasks:

  • Prepares, implements, and manages division budgets.
  • Coordinates and manages day-to-day activities of all Public Works divisions.
  • Establishes goals, objectives, and priorities for Public Works activities.
  • Prepares standards specifications for equipment and vehicle purchases.
  • Provides clerical support for correspondence, personnel, contracting, purchasing, budgeting, and records for all Public Works divisions.
  • Prepares departmental press releases, including Spring Cleanup Week, Holiday Refuse Collection, and Free Leaf Mulch.
  • Responds to customer questions and complaints regarding all Public Works Activities.

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