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Public Works & Engineering

InwoodWaterTower_PortraitResponsibilities and Services
The Public Works and Engineering Departments oversee the infrastructure planning, design, construction, operations and maintenance of the City’s streets, drinking water, sanitary sewer, and stormwater systems. Public Works staff is also responsible for maintaining the parks, sidewalks, trails, and all City buildings and vehicles.

For after-hours emergencies (watermain break, sinkhole, etc.) please contact the Washington County Dispatch Center at (651) 439-9381 (or call 911) and a dispatcher will alert the proper staff.

Public Works Department Contacts
Marty Powers, Public Works Director - (651) 747-3941 - mpowers@lakeelmo.org
Jamie Colemer, Lead Worker - (65) 747-3945 - jcolemer@lakeelmo.org

You can reach Public Works at (651) 747-3940 on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM to report a public works concern, or to submit a non-emergency maintenance request.

Engineering Department Contacts
Jack Griffin, City Engineer: 651.300.4264,  jack.griffin@focusengineeringinc.com
Chad Isakson, Assistant City Engineer: 651.300.4283,  chad.isakson@focusengineeringinc.com