The Public Works Division operates under the guidance of the Board of Public Works, with a focus on assisting local communities within Washtenaw County in addressing environmental and public health issues and development needs, including:
- Lake management
- Solid waste management
- Wastewater disposal and collection
- Water treatment and supply
View business recycling resources, composting information, home recycling resources, solid waste planning, and more.
Learn how to dispose of appliances, sharps, household hazardous waste, fertilizer and other materials.
Lake management and improvement projects help control invasive and nuisance aquatic weeds. These projects help to enhance fisheries habitat, improve water quality, expand recreational opportunities and protect and increase property values.
Stay informed with TV, Radio and Video programs. Featuring Issues of the Environment and The Green Room.
Find contact information, meeting notices, volunteer opportunities, and county clean up days.
Discover more about infrastructure assistance, remonumentation, and how Public Works can help start your next project.