The Public Works Department provides a 24-hour response for all Public Works related emergency and non-emergency services. These services include water, wastewater, streets, drainage needs, code enforcement, capital improvement programs, and maintenance to City owned buildings and vehicles.
The Director and staff strive to provide leadership and the necessary support for successful completion of capital improvements and the ongoing operation and maintenance of the City's infrastructure. If you have any questions regarding any department of Public Works, you may contact the Director of the Public Works Office at 979-245-2322 or come by City Hall at 1901 5th Street, Bay City.
To report emergencies such as water leaks, sewer stoppage, or street related emergencies during normal working hours (8:00 to 5:00 - Monday through Friday) call the Municipal Services Office at (979) 323-1659. To request the closure of a street, please complete and submit a Street Closure Request Form along with the $25 filing fee. When reporting an emergency, please provide your name, address, telephone number and a brief explanation of the nature of the emergency.
To report emergencies after normal working hours or on weekends and Holidays, call (979) 245-7146 to reach the after hours dispatching service which will contact the appropriate Public Works "on call" personnel. When reporting an emergency, please provide your name, address, telephone number and a brief explanation of the nature of the emergency.