Public Works

Residency Requirements

You must live within city boundaries and your home zip code must be 22401 to receive services. Many homes that are not actually within the city limits have a Fredericksburg mailing address.

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The Public Works Department provides project design, contract administration, and construction supervision and inspection for various public works projects. It also oversees the street lighting, sidewalk maintenance, tree trimming, street maintenance, and the Public Works Capital Improvements Program.

  1. July 4th holiday will not affect curbside trash/recycling schedule

    Posted on June 28, 2022

    City offices will be closed Monday July 4 in observance of Independence Day. There will be no holiday changes in curbside trash and recycling service. All collections normally made on Monday will proceed as usual. Read on...
  2. The Annual Water Quality Report has been released and published on website

    Posted on May 23, 2022

    The Annual Water Reports (comprised of the previous year’s readings) are designed to inform you about your drinking water quality. Read on...
  3. Pipeline Maintenance Work begins Monday 5/23 in Mayfield

    Posted on May 18, 2022

    The Pipeline and Hazardous Material Safety Administration (PHMSA) has deemed it necessary to investigate and repair anomalies on the existing 12” pipeline located in the City right-of-way on Frazier St and Howard Ave. Read on...