Department of Public Works
Department of Public Works

Infrastructure Topic Listing

Sidewalk Program - For Emergency Sidewalk problems, please contact Vincent Chen of the Engineering Division at (510) 981-6409 or e-mail. Sidewalk inspections are conducted within 5 working days of receipt of the complaint. [more...]

Sanitary Sewer Program - IMPORTANT: for sewer backups, overflows or emergencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, please contact Customer Service at (510) 981-6620. [more...]

Street Repair Program - Information on the City's Street Repair Program. [more...]

Storm Water Information - Service Numbers: [more...]

Utilities Information  -

usalogoNotify Underground Service Alert (USA) at 1-800-227-2600 at least 2 working days before you excavate.  Notify Underground Service Alert (USA)  at 1-800-227-2600 at least 2 working days before you excavate.

  Notify Underground Service Alert (USA)  at 1-800-227-2600 at least 2 working days before you excavate. [more...]

SANITARY SEWER PROGRAM AND SERVICES - NEW in Summer 2011: Sanitary Sewer System Smoke Testing 

DIRECTORY FOR SEWER BACKUP AND EMERGENCY CALLS [more...]

FACILITIES MANAGEMENT  - Public Works Facilities Management incorporates the principal City functions of Electrical Maintenance and Radio Shop; Building Maintenance and Janitorial Services; and Facilities Improvement Projects. Facilities Management maintains 900,000 square feet of public service facilities including fire stations, and senior centers, public garages, and multi-storied office buildings. The Electrical unit installs and maintains traffic signals, pedestrian controls, and streetlights along public streets, parking lots, pathways, and recreation facilities; and installs and maintains the City’s police and fire vehicle radios, sirens, lighting, and radio system infrastructure, including interface with the new regional public safety radio system. Another function is overseen by the City’s Environmental Compliance Specialist, who manages compliance with all regulatory requirements, and provides direct support and resources for related events. [more...]

WATERSHED RESOURCES HOME PAGE - Welcome to the City of Berkeley Watershed Resources Webpage [more...]

City of Berkeley Reference Station - City of Berkeley Reference Station [more...]

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Questions or comments? Email: publicworks@cityofberkeley.info Phone: (510) 981-6300
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903
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