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Municipal Code


Municipal Code

Chapter 2. General Government

Sec. 2-43. Director of public works.

(1) Powers and duties. The director of public works shall be responsible for the planning, administration and coordination of all activities, policies and work programs of the public works department of the city, and shall perform all related work required in connection therewith, including preparation and administration of its budget. Work is performed under the supervision and general administrative direction of the city administrator.

(2) Responsibilities. The director of public works shall be responsible for engineering and construction projects; street and sidewalk construction; wastewater collection and treatment; building maintenance and improvement; garbage collection and disposal; building inspections; vehicle and equipment maintenance, repair and replacement. The director shall exercise supervision over all supervisory personnel and employees of the public works department, and promulgate rules and procedures related to the enforcement of city policy and the Municipal Code, as approved by the council, and shall perform such other duties as directed by the council or as provided by this Code.

(Code 1982, 1.15)