Welcome to the Public Works Department

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Our Services

The Public Works Department handles operations and maintenance of City parks, landscaping, streets, drainage, traffic signals, the City vehicle/equipment fleet and outdoor lighting. In addition the Department administers the engineering activities relating to traffic operations, transportation engineering and design/construction management of the City’s capital improvement program. 

Administration & Fleet Bids&RFPs
CIP Program           
Construction Management           
Facilities Maintenance Parks & Landscape


Streets Maintenance
Transportation Engineering
Report a Concern    

After-Hours, Weekends or Closed Fridays

The Public Works Department is closed every other Friday. Please see the City Calendar for more details.

For any sewer service or spills and water service or leaks, please contact the Vallecitos Water District, Vista Irrigation District or Rincon Diablo Water District directly.

 Public Works Department  Public Works Director  Deputy Public Works Director
201 Mata Way
San Marcos, CA 92069
(760) 752-7550 main line
(760) 752-7578 fax
Matt Little
(760) 744-1050, ext. 3228
Jim Chafe
(760) 744-1050, ext. 3330