Rome Public Works

Find Rome Georgia 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.


Floyd County Public Works 337 Blacks Bluff Road Southwest Rome GA 30161 706-236-2488


About Rome Public Works

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

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

Parks & Recreation Facilities Maintenance

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

Rome Engineering Dept

Rome 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 Rome public buildings or landscape design for parks and recreation areas.

Sanitation & Recycling Programs

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