Public Works

Water-Related Emergencies    
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Public Works 817-952-2200
Outside Normal Business Hours Police Department
Non-Emergency Line
817-952-2127

Responsibilities and Services

Public Works staff are on-call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The department is divided into seven divisions; engineering, fleet, water, wastewater, stormwater, street, and traffic. Each division maintains a portion of the City infrastructure that is outlined below:

Water Division

  • 1 Northwest Pressure Plane Station with a storage tank of 30,000 gallons
  • 2 water well-pumping stations, each with the capacity to pump 1 million gallons per day, with tank storage of 250,000 gallons
  • 192 miles of water mains
  • 1,818 fire hydrants
  • 15,031 water service connection/meters
  • 3 water towers with 5 million gallons of storage capacity

Wastewater Division

  • 163 miles of sewer mains
  • 2,750 manholes

Stormwater Division

  • 92 miles of storm water system

Street Division

  • 460 lane miles of street surface
  • 209 miles of sidewalk

Traffic Division

  • 24 school warning beacons
  • 27 traffic signals
  • 60 pedestrian crossings
  • 1,500 stop signs
  • 5,000 street signs