Public Works

The Public Works department is dedicated to ensuring that the infrastructure of the city is constructed and maintained to the highest standards in order to protect the health, welfare, and safety of the citizens of Lake Worth. Our goal is to provide responsive and courteous service.

The Public Works department maintains the street, drainage, parks, facilities, water, and wastewater systems for the city. Services provided by the Public Works department include: street repair, waterline repair, sewer line cleaning, ROW maintenance, utility line locates, street sign repair/replacement, and construction inspection.

Whats Happening in Public Works

Check here to see what projects the Public Works Department is currently working on, information on road closures will also be posted here on a daily basis if any. 

March 25th, 2020 - City Contractors are installing a new Sewer line in the 3200-3300 Blk of Mohawk Trail and the 7200-7300 Blk of Apache Trail. There will be daily road closures in this area for the duration of the 90 day project.


Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Gilbert Salas Director of Public Works 817-237-1211 ext. 202
Mike Shelley Public Works Superintendent - Water/Sewer & Parks 817-237-1211 ext. 205
James Sullivan Public Works Superintendent - Streets & Maintenance 817-237-1211 ext. 203
Nina Le Administrative Assistant 817-237-1211 ext. 200