Duties & Responsibilities
The Public Works Department supervises the following:
Maintenance and repair of City Streets
Auto repair for all City owned vehicles
Noxious weed cutting
Ensures that Municipal sites and Parks are mowed, clean and safe
Refuse collection and disposal
Tree planting and pruning and removal
Proper flow of sanitary system to prevent back-ups from occurring
Refuse & Recycling Refuse collection is handled by a private refuse contractor but the Public Works Department oversees the general operations. The Public Works Department supervises the City's recycling centers.
Drinking Water Testing Services For residents that are concerned with their water quality in their homes, services are available for drinking water testing.
The Mount Clemens Water Filtration Plant Laboratory will conduct tests for coliform bacteria in drinking water for a fee of $17.00 per sample. Information and forms can be found here.
The Michigan DEQ Laboratory will conduct tests for Lead and Copper levels in drinking water for a fee of $26.00 per sample. Information and forms can be found here.