Public Works

Mission Statement


To deliver a sound infrastructure system and high quality maintenance operations, complemented by exceptional customer service.

2017 Public Works Objectives

Snow Plowing:


The City of Maplewood has established a goal of plowing all streets within 8 hours after the snow quits falling for a typical 3 inch snowfall.
The sidewalk and trail system will be cleared within 48 hours after completion of the street plowing operations.

Parking and snowfall:


Parking is banned year round on city streets between 2 am and 6 am. Parking for more than 30 minutes during a snowfall and during the plowing of snow is prohibited. Parking on bridge approaches or on boulevards or medians is also prohibited.

For additional information see the snow and ice removal page.

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The Public Works Department provides coordination of the following divisions:
  • Engineering
  • Park Maintenance
  • Street
  • Utility
  • Vehicle/Fleet Management
These divisions are responsible for the design, operation and maintenance of most city roadways, sanitary sewer systems, and stormwater systems.