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. 2019 Asphalt and Concrete Rehab gets underway

    Posted on April 1, 2019

    The 2019 Asphalt and Concrete Rehab has begun. Posted work schedule is subject to last minute changes. **Please call Public Works Department to get more specific information if you are planning a vacation or may not be home to move car off the street.** Read on...
  2. Annual Flushing Program will begin March 18, 2019

    Posted on March 13, 2019

    Spotsylvania and City of Fredericksburg will temporarily stop adding ammonia during the water treatment disinfection process. This is to help ensure a high level of disinfection in our community’s network of water mains. Read on...