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City of East Grand Rapids
750 Lakeside Drive SE
East Grand Rapids, MI 49506
Ph: 616-949-2110
Fx: 616-940-4884
Public Works
About the Department
The Public Works Department is made up of two divisions: the Administration and Engineering Services Division and the Operations Division.

Administration and Engineering Services
The Administration and Engineering Services Division is located in the lower level of City Hall at 750 Lakeside Drive. Responsibilities of this division include:
  • Design, construction, and maintenance of roads, sidewalks, water distribution system, and sanitary / storm sewer systems 
  • Maintenance of municipal buildings 
  • Building permits, zoning administration, and planning review 
  • Property maintenance code enforcement 
  • Tree planting and maintenance programs 
  • Lake management and environmental programs
  • Administration of the Community Service Worker (CSW) program
  • Streetlight maintenance
  • Traffic engineering

Operations
The Operations Division is located at 2310 Reeds Lake Boulevard. Responsibilities of this division include:
  • Maintenance of streets, sewers, water mains, and sidewalks 
  • Fixing potholes 
  • Flushing fire hydrants and water mains  
  • Plowing streets and sidewalks 
  • Collecting grass clippings, leaves, tree branches, and Christmas trees 
  • Responding to water / sewer emergencies for homes and businesses

More Information
If you have any questions, please contact the Public Works Administration Office at (616) 940-4817.

750 Lakeside Drive SE
East Grand Rapids, MI 49506

Ph: 616-940-4817
Fx: 616-831-6121

Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.