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Public Works

Public Works

The Department of Public Works strives to provide a safe and reliable transportation network to enhance the quality of life within Douglas County.  We maintain the roads and storm drainage systems, remove snow and ice, erect and maintain traffic signals, signage, and striping, construct new transportation infrastructure, and control noxious weeds.  We oversee the design and construction of new development, roads, and buildings.  The Department includes Engineering, Operations, Traffic, Building, Development Review, and Stormwater.

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Report a Problem

Report a problem that has to do with Road Maintenance, Stormwater or Drainage, Traffic, Noxious Weeds, or another Public Works issue.

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2040 Transportation Master Plan (TMP)

The 2040 TMP defines a long-range vision for a multimodal transportation system that offers more choices in how people travel in the County.

2040 Transportation Master Plan

Public Works in Action - It was a great day for Eli!

From the outside, it might look like average road repair work. For young Elijah it was an opportunity of a lifetime. Kindness is infectious. Pass it on.

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Traffic Alerts – October 2022

October 3, 2022

Traffic Alerts - October 2022 This alert page is a one-stop shop to keep up…

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Next phase of E-470 Road widening and trail expansion underway

September 23, 2022

Information Courtesy of the E-470 Public Highway Authority. People choose to take E-470 because it…

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