Public Works, under Michigan Public Act 185, can help local communities address their infrastructure needs by providing communities with the financial and technical assistance needed to construct wastewater, water supply, and solid waste management facilities.
Local communities that partner with Division of Public Works receive help with projects as described above as well as establishing lake management projects. View the Comprehensive List of Board of Public Works Projects (PDF).
Access to the Washtenaw County's excellent credit rating, which equates to lower interest rates for an infrastructure project
Financial assistance in securing and issuing bonds
Technical assistance in project planning, design and construction from experienced and certified professionals
Assistance in establishing funding mechanisms for the construction, operation and management of infrastructure systems