Public Works Department

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(616)791-6854

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Office Hours
Monday-Thursday 

7:30 am to 5:00 p.m.
Friday 7:30 am to 11:30 am

The Department of Public Works has four different functions in the City of Walker. First, Building Maintenance has two full time employees that maintain nine city buildings. Second, the Parks Department has four full time employees that are responsible for mowing at all city buildings and parks, which amounts to about 92 acres. Third, the Motor Pool Department has three full time employees. This department oversees maintaining 124 vehicles. Our Public Works crew maintain 44.95 miles of Major streets and 69.02 miles of Local streets. Maintenance of streets includes street sweeping, storm sewer cleaning, patching holes and snow removal.

Mission Statement: To provide a safe quality City public road system for the motoring public, as cost effective as possible, using the most current proven technology available to provide the highest quality of life for all.