Streets & Parks


The Department of Public Works provides maintenance of public street and drainage ways; winter snow plowing of streets, alleys and municipal parking lots; maintenance of street signs and traffic signals; engineering; maintenance of the compost site; collection of brush and leaves; noxious weed control; maintenance of public and recreational facilities, outdoor parks, right-of-way plantings and city gardens.

Department Divisions

Mission Statement

The mission of the City of Burlington is to build and enhance our community by safely, respectfully, proudly and effectively executing our daily work activities. As an organization we are committed to continuous improvement.