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. Summer Water Saving Tip

    Posted on July 17, 2019

  2. See fun way to reduce plastic waste on Public Works web page News and Announcements

    Posted on July 9, 2019

    There has been a lot of buzz on the news lately about plastic. Check out this cool website for A LOT of ideas on how to reduce or eliminate your use of “single use” plastics. It’s a whole new way of thinking about packaging and how we buy products. Read on...