Public Works

Public Works DepartmentThe Town of Wickenburg Public Works Department is committed to providing the highest level of customer service possible to town residents while adhering to the Town's Strategic Plan. The Public Works Department uses an asset management system that proactively manages all assets across the Town through best business practices and industry standards.

Our Responsibilities
The Public Works Department is responsible for the town's 4 utilities (Water, Wastewater, Electric and Sanitation) as well as Fleet Services, Construction Engineering, Streets, Signs/Markings, and Right-of-Way Permitting. Using a GIS based asset management system, the town has been able to fully collect and map all of the town's assets. These assets are then connected to each work order so staff can make the best operational decisions based off of asset's condition.

Asset Fast Facts
  • Water System: total value of $36,189,399
    • 292,472 linear feet of waterlines
    • 5 wells
    • 6 water tanks (4.3 million gallons)
    • 484 Fire Hydrants
    • 968 water valves
  • Wastewater System: total Value of $49,142,500
    • 176,101 linear feet of sewer lines
    • 544 manholes
    • 10 lift stations
  • Streets:
    • 76.57 miles of public streets
    • 71 lane miles of striping
    • 260 marking items (turn arrows, stop bars)
    • 2,184 signs
    • 622 light poles
For more information on each of these divisions please view the division web pages. Please contact the Public Works staff to learn more about the department and to schedule a tour of our operations.