Public Works is one of the City's largest operating entities and is
responsible for maintaining the City of Shreveport's streets and
drainage systems, traffic signs, signals and street lights, recycling
and solid waste collection, and disposal services. Additionally, this
office issues all permits for new construction or remodeling and
maintains the majority of all city owned vehicles.
Works Administration Division includes the Director of Public Works and
administrative staff. The division provides staff support for the
Public Works functions within the department. The division provides
oversight of the department's budget, customer service requests,
monitors contracts and assists operating divisions in human resource
You may visit some of our Public Works Divisions for more information concerning the specific services we provide.