231-755-3721 ext. 1955 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
For After Hours Emergencies call (231) 722-3524
Public Works Staff:
Ben VanHoeven, Superintendent
Bob Biesiada, Crew Leader
The Department of Public Works (DPW) consists of three full-time and two part-time staff members. This highly dedicated crew is responsible for maintaining the City streets, sidewalks, and public right-of-ways. This includes keeping City roadways and sidewalks clear of snow and ice.
The DPW is also responsible for installing all municipal water meters and maintaining the municipal water and sewer system. Water meters are read on a quarterly basis by DPW staff.
If you are experiencing sewer related backup issues please contact City Hall during normal business hours or the non-emergency Central Dispatch at (231) 722-3524.
The Community Center Park Gazebo and Broadway Avenue streetscape, along with the many parks throughout the City are maintained by the DPW. It is their responsibility to make sure that the parks and other City-owned property remains well-kept.
Garbage and yard waste services are provided by RMS. For more information visit Waste Disposal for the schedule and the items that RMS will pick up.