The Public Works Department is divided into five Divisions:

It is one of the largest departments within Polk County and offers community services including:

  • Construction, maintenance and inventory of Polk County Secondary Roads and bridge system
  • Survey, design and inspection
  • Maintenance and snow removal
  • Land use planning and zoning regulations
  • Building permits, construction inspection
  • Sanitary and sewer infrastructure
  • Air quality control
  • Management of drainage districts
  • Code enforcement