The mission of the Public Works Department is to provide and maintain the highest quality public works services and facilities for the residents and businesses in the City of East St. Louis. Public Works is committed to providing reliable and responsive services to the community in a safe, respectful, and cost-effective manner, being ever mindful of the public trust. Each employee is accountable for providing professional services that are in the best interests of the City of East St. Louis.
Public Works Responsibilities
The Department of Public Works oversees the activities and co-ordinates manpower for the Sewer and Streets and Roads in addition to maintaining the City`s physical holdings. Included in the responsibilities of this Department are project planning, equipment and supply procurement, documentation and budgeting.