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. Annual Water Disinfectant Change and Flushing will take place March 20 through May 31

    Posted on March 13, 2020

    Beginning March 20, Spotsylvania and City of Fredericksburg will temporarily adjust water treatment disinfection process to maintain high level of disinfection in water mains. Flushing of the mains will then begin about March 23 and continue through May. Additional Info...
  2. Belman Rd and Landfill Convenience Centers will now be closed Sundays and Mondays

    Posted on March 19, 2020

    Effective Sunday, 3/22, residential convenience centers at Eskimo Hill and Belman Roads will be closed on Sundays and Mondays. The City of Fredericksburg and Stafford County have both declared local states of emergency in response to the COVID-19 virus. Read on...