John Cunningham, P.E. (253) 983-7737 • Fax (253) 512-2268 •
Interim Public Works Director


Operations and Maintenance Division

Scott Williams, Operations Manager
Contact information: Office (253) 267-1628    Fax (253) 503-1731

The Public Works Operations & Maintenance Division maintains the local street system including streetlights, pavements, vegetation, and storm drainage.

Some of the Operations & Maintenance Division responsibilities included in maintaining the local street system are:

Note: Many of these services are performed using private contractors and/or Pierce County maintenance crews.


Contact (253) 267-1628 for general information or reporting issues/concerns below:

  • After hours emergency
  • After hours sign emergencies (stop sign down, yield sign missing from post, etc...)
  • Potholes
  • Traffic Signal Issues
Life-threatening emergencies please call: 911


Spill and Hazardous Material Response

In order to protect the health and welfare of our citizens and environment, the City is committed to responding to oil and hazardous material spills. Contact information is as follows:

O&M Division 24-hour number: (253) 267-1628

Fire: 911

1-800-OILS-911 (Washington Department of Emergency Management)

1-800-424-8802 (U.S. Coast Guard National Response Center)