Public Works

The Department of Public Works establishes and maintains Pontiac's infrastructure; providing its citizens with roads, storm drains, public buildings and public parks.


DPW Department Offices
 For information on essential services please call (248) 758-3600 or
see the city website at
Oakland County Submits Notice of Intent to Accept Role of County Approval Agency (CAA) Responsible for the Materials Management Plan (MMP)

On June 12, 2024 the Oakland County Board of Commissioners served its Notice of Intent to the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) Materials Management Division to accept the role of County Approval Agency (CAA) and the responsibility to prepare and implement a single-county Materials Management Plan (MMP) for Oakland County pursuant to Part 115, Solid Waste Management, of the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, 1994 PA 451, as amended, and its administrative rules.

In addition, the first meeting of the Materials Management Planning Committee (MMPC) has been scheduled for:
Tuesday, August 27, 2024 at 9:00 a.m.
1200 N. Telegraph Road, Bldg 12E, Pontiac, MI 48341
Board of Commissioners - Committee Room A

 For more information, click here for the below documents:

  • Materials Management Plan Communication Letter
  • Notice of Intent (NOI) Submittal - Oakland County Materials Management Plan
  • Public Notice - August 27, 2024 Materials Management Planning Committee Meeting

Go to for more information

Curbside Yard Waste Collection

Curbside yard waste collection begins Monday, April 1, 2024 and ends November 30, 2024
Click here for guidelines regarding acceptable yard waste 

Priority July 13  - Copy

D6 Side walk poster 4-2-24District 6 Sidewalk Sawcutting Map
DPW has a new Road Construction page with all of the updates on current road construction projects
Click here to go to the page


Street Permanently Closed

Hollywood Avenue between West Kennett Road and West Mansfield  Ave. has been vacated by the City of Pontiac to the owners of the adjacent property and is now permanently closed to the public

Parks, Streetlight & Road Projects Update Reports
Each week, DPW will be providing a report regarding the maintenance of the City's streetlights.

Click here for this week's Streetlight report
Click here for this week's Road Projects report
Click here to read the report about our City Parks
Click here to download the 2023-2024 Fee Schedule
Office Location:
47450 Woodward Ave, 1st Floor
Pontiac MI 48341

Business Hours:
Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Telephone Number:
(248) 758-3600

DPW Administrator :
Mark Ragsdale

Acting City Engineer :
Shannon Filarecki