The City of Chicago Heights Department of Public Works is responsible for maintaining the city’s roadways, public spaces, and facilities. The department also services storm and sanitary sewer systems and maintains city vehicles and equipment.
On a daily basis, the work performed by Public Works staff has a direct impact on the quality of life for the residents, businesses, and visitors of Chicago Heights. Their professionalism and dedication are key factors in all aspects of supporting City operations.
To enhance the health, safety and welfare of the residents of Chicago Heights by effectively and efficiently delivering City services and maintaining City infrastructure, including streets, sewers, traffic systems, public buildings, vehicles and equipment, resulting in a high quality of life and a solid foundation for economic development and neighborhood revitalization.