Lane County Public Works

Find Lane 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.


Cottage Grove Public Works 78712 Sears Road Cottage Grove OR 97424 541-942-8215


Eugene Public Works 101 East Broadway Eugene OR 97401 541-682-5291

Junction City Public Works 1395 Elm Street Junction OR 97448 541-998-3125

Lane County Public Works 3040 North Delta Highway Eugene OR 97408 541-682-6995

Oakridge Public Works 47899 Oregon 58 Oakridge OR 97463 541-782-3923

About Lane County Public Works

Lane County Public Works Departments (DPW) are Oregon State, Lane County or local government operations primarily responsible for maintaining and improving the public infrastructure and public properties, and often providing utility services in Lane 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 Lane 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:
  • Lane County Public Works programs and projects
  • Public Works Commissions in Lane County, Oregon
  • Roads, Bridges and Highways
  • Lane County Public Utilities
  • Public Works jobs and employment
Lane County Road, Bridge & Highway Maintenance

The Lane 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. Lane County street sweeping, traffic and pedestrian signals, street signs, public parking areas, and streetlight maintenance are also provided by the Lane County DPW. During inclement weather, Public Works Departments in Lane County keep roads and highways clear of snow, ice and other obstructions.

Parks & Recreation Facilities Maintenance

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

Lane County Engineering Dept

Lane 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 Lane County public buildings or landscape design for parks and recreation areas.

Sanitation & Recycling Programs

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