Public Works

The following updates are for construction-related work being done within and/or impacting the public right-of-way.

The status of Capital Improvement Program (CIP) projects are updated monthly and can be found here.

Construction Projects

Horton Street Trial Traffic Calming Project

Horton Street between 45th and 53rd Streets link to site plan.


This project will construct temporary traffic calming measures and their effectiveness will be evaluated.


 Install temporary speed bumps, signage and striping


Project is on-going.


Parking and traffic will be impacted during working hours. 


 Chrisp Company website

City Project Manager:

 Michael Roberts, Senior Civil Engineer
Send feedback regarding the trial traffic calming project via this survey.


Maintenance Work

Stanford Avenue Park Basketball Court Closed for Maintenance


Stanford Avenue Park basketball court, corner of Stanford Ave and Doyle St.


This project will resurface and restripe the basketball court.


Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - Court closed for asphalt replacement.
Monday, August 28 - Friday, September 1, 2017 - Court closed for surfacing and striping.


The basketball court will be inaccessible during the above dates. The court will temporarily reopen after July 25, but will not have surfacing or striping until September 1.


 DRYCO website

City Project Manager:

 Keely Nelson, Associate Civil Engineer


Public Works Responsibilities

The Public Works Department is responsible for designing, inspecting, and managing the City Capital Improvement Projects, including: 
  • City parks
  • Sidewalk and street construction / reconstruction
  • Street lights
  • Storm drains and sewer
  • Traffic signals
  • Water
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