The Public Works team will utilize technical expertise to enhance the efficiency of city operations while providing professional customer service to ensure the safety and quality of life for the people who live, work and visit in Branson.We do this with an environmentally sensitive conscience to benefit the community.
Public Works has the primary responsibility for construction and maintenance of the city's infrastructure. This department also provides routine maintenance and repair of city vehicles, right-of-ways, streets, and city buildings.
The Streets Division duties include pavement maintenance work, storm sewer installation and maintenance, and pavement striping. Winter operations involve ice and snow removal from all city streets and city owned parking lots. Street signage is also an important part of this division to ensure that all signage is in compliance with federal standards, and that motorists are provided the information they need to keep the city streets as safe as possible.
The Engineering Division handles donated capital projects,plan review and right of way and ADA inspections and provides in-house engineers for lift station design and trail design. This division also monitors and evaluates traffic, signalization of intersections and traffic congestion.
The Facilities Maintenance Division provides repair and maintenance of city buildings and facilities.
The Service Center Division ensures that the city’s fleet vehicles, including fire engines, police vehicles, trucks, and heavy equipment are maintained and operating properly.