Public Works

The Dayton Public Works Department provides a quality environment for the City of Dayton andensures that the city's parks, roadways and streets are safe, clean, and attractive. They also provide a quality water and sewer system to residents and businesses.

Public Works is tasked with enhancing the quality of life by developing and implementing programs for maintaining City Streets, drainage ditches, parks and facilities.


Parks & Recreation

The city of Dayton has over 50 acres of parkland offering a range of parks and recreational assets and facilities that allow for active and passive recreational opportunities for our residents and visitors.


Streets & Drainage 

The Street and Drainage Division is responsible for the safe operating condition of city streets, drainage ditches and storm sewers. The Street and Drainage Department also receives, dispatches, investigates, and responds to citizen requests, and responds to emergency requests.


Water and Wastewater


This division of the City's Public Works Department is responsible for providing safe, clean, potable water and sanitary sewer services at the lowest possible cost to our customers.


Public Works handles public infrastructures, including:
  • Building Maintenance
  • Facility Landscaping
  • Fleet Maintenance
  • Parks and Facilities
  • Residential Collection Station
  • Streets and Drainage
  • Water and Wastewater

If you have concerns about major, safety hazards that need immediate attention after hours, please contact the Dayton Police Department at 936-258-7621 and the Street Department will be notified.