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 Disinfection Change and Flushing Begins 3/15

    Posted on March 11, 2021

    Spotsylvania County Utilities and the City of Fredericksburg will conduct its annual  spring flushing of the water distribution system. Read on...