Benton County Public Works

Find Benton County Oregon departments of public works or DPW. Public works departments provide information on public projects, maintenance of parks, buildings, roads, highways, bridges, tunnels, traffic signals, snow removal, public utilities, water treatment and sewage.

Benton County Public Works 360 SW Avery Ave Corvallis OR 97333 541-766-6821

Corvallis City Public Works 1245 Northeast 3rd Street Adair Village OR 97330 541-766-6731

Philomath Public Works 1515 Willow Street Philomath OR 97370 541-929-3579

About Benton County Public Works

Benton County Public Works Departments (DPW) are Oregon State, Benton County or local government operations primarily responsible for maintaining and improving the public infrastructure and public properties, and often providing utility services in Benton County, OR. The Department of Public Works is often organized in divisions based on different physical asset types, such as roads and highways, parks and recreation facilities, and public buildings, or by service area, such as sanitation, water, and sanitary sewer. Additional Benton County DPW Offices may be established to provide internal services to the department, such as fleet maintenance and engineering services.

You may contact the Department of Public Works for questions about:
  • Benton County Public Works programs and projects
  • Public Works Commissions in Benton County, Oregon
  • Roads, Bridges and Highways
  • Benton County Public Utilities
  • Public Works jobs and employment
Benton County Road, Bridge & Highway Maintenance

The Benton County Public Works Administration is responsible for maintenance of roads and highways, maintaining street surfaces through pavement overlay, crack sealing, pothole repair, and curbs. Stormwater drainage is provided through a network of gutters, catch basins, drain inlets, underground culverts, and open channels. Benton County street sweeping, traffic and pedestrian signals, street signs, public parking areas, and streetlight maintenance are also provided by the Benton County DPW. During inclement weather, Public Works Departments in Benton County keep roads and highways clear of snow, ice and other obstructions.

Parks & Recreation Facilities Maintenance

Public Works Departments often have divisions responsible for Benton County public buildings, parks and recreation facilities. Maintenance activities carried out by a combination of Benton County Public Works employees and outside contractors.

Benton County Engineering Dept

Benton County Engineering Departments design and monitor the construction of streets, sidewalks, bridges, and drainage structures, and ensure public improvement standards are met. They may also provide design services for construction and improvements of Benton County public buildings or landscape design for parks and recreation areas.

Sanitation & Recycling Programs

Benton County Public Works Departments may provide sanitation services such as garbage and recycling collection, leaf and yard waste collection and disposal services. Benton County Public Works Administration may operate water treatment facilities and water distribution systems. They may also operate Benton County wastewater treatment facilities and the sanitary sewer system that collects wastewater from customers.