Public Works

towerLocated on the 2nd floor of City Hall, the Public Works Department provides a variety of public services to enhance the quality of life for Farmers Branch residents. This department consists of both the Streets and Utilities divisions. Engineering also falls under the umbrella of the Public Works Department. See a few of the services listed below that we provide.

Divisions & Resources
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Streets - 972.919.2597 Website

Street RepairsSidewalk Repairs-see Repair Policy
Street SweepingTraffic Signals
Drainage IssuesStreet Signs

Water/Wastewater Utilities - 972.919.2597 Website

Sewer Back-UpsClogged Sewer Lines
Water LeaksTemporary Water Disconnect for Repairs
Fire Hydrant RepairsConstruction Water Meter Application

Engineering - 972.919.2597 Website

Construction Inspection to:
  • City Water Distribution Systems
  • Sanitary Sewer Collection Systems
  • Storm Water System and Creeks
Oversees acquisition & disposal of City property, such as easements and Rights-of-Way
DevelopmentPlatting Application
Issuance of Flood Plain Fill PermitConstruction Rights-of-Way Permit
Major Projects Under ConstructionCivil Plan Review

Other Utilities

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