Public Works

Overview
The Public Works Department provides for the operation and maintenance of the city's infrastructure systems. The Public Works Department consists of multiple divisions which include streets, utilities, water reclamation facility, and airport.

The Public Works Department provides, among other things, safe and serviceable roadways, clean drinking water, and collection and treatment of sanitary sewer. 30 full-time employees and one part-time employee provide the department's service delivery in order to reach the mission of operating, maintaining, and improving the infrastructure systems in the most fiscally responsible fashion, while protecting public safety and maximizing customer satisfaction. 
  1. Airport

    The Faribault Municipal Airport has been in operation since 1947 and is located at 3401 Highway 21 West.

  2. FAQ

    See a collection of frequently asked questions regarding the services of the Public Works Department.

  3. Permits & Applications

  4. Snow Removal

    Ice and snow removal from city streets is provided by the Street Maintenance division of the Public Works department.

  5. Streets Division

    The Street Maintenance division of Public Works provides for the maintenance of city streets, ice and snow removal, sign and signage installation, repair and replacement, and maintenance of the city's vehicle and equipment fleet.

  6. Utilities Division

    Find water, sanitary sewer, and storm water information in the Utilities Division of Faribault Public Works Department.

  7. Water Reclamation Facility

    Find operation information and duties of the Wastewater Division of the Public Works Department.

  8. Yard Waste

    The City of Faribault maintains a compost site at 214 NE 14th Street, behind the Wastewater Treatment Plant.

  9. News & Announcements

    Check out what's happening in Public Works.