Public Works

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 is working hard to keep our streets safe and clean. Click here to read the report of hundreds of potholes that have been repaired and streets that have been swept.

DPW Department Offices

 For information on essential services please call 248-758-3600 or
see the city website at

Collier Road Landfill - 575 Collier Road, Pontiac Michigan
Saturday, April 23rd, April 30th and May 7th 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Click here for the announcement with details about allowable items

Curbside Yard Waste Collection
Curbside yard waste collection begins Friday, April 1, 2022
Click here for guidelines regarding acceptable yard waste 
New asphalt resurfacing and gutter and curb repair on Cherry Hill, Starlight, Fairmount and Columbia Streets will begin Monday, April 11th with an anticipated completion date in June 2022.
At times, traffic may be restricted to one-way traffic.  If complete closure of any street is required, advanced notification will be given with complete dates and times.
Click here for the Cherry Hill, Starlite, Fairmont and Columbia Streets notification
Click here for the Columbia Street notification

New asphalt resurfacing and cutter an curb repair on Bynan/Gambrell, Omar and Grandville Streets will begin on Monday, May 2nd with an anticipated completion date in June 2022. Parking will be prohibited on these streets during construction and traffic controllers may be used to direct traffic.
Click here for the notifications

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

2015 Department of Public Works Annual Report

Click here to download the 2015 Department of Public Works Annual Report

potholereport snowtreereport snowReport streetlightreportStormReport

Office Location:

47450 Woodward Ave, 1st Floor
Pontiac MI 48341

Business Hours:

Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Telephone Number:

(248) 758-3600

Acting DPW Administrator :

Allen Cooley III

City Engineer :

Abdul  Siddiqui


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