780 Esters Blvd.
Biloxi, MS 39530
The Department of Public Works is responsible for maintaining and improving
streets, street lights, traffic signals, drainage, water, sewer and sanitation
systems, and also overseeing a multi-million-dollar program of major improvement
projects, known as capital projects.
Additionally, the department is responsible for repairs and routine maintenance
to city buildings, equipment, vehicles and rights of way. The department also
provides engineering assistance to other city departments.
The Public Works Department includes 14 divisions and 109 employees, plus
responsibility for the privatization agreements that help provide residents
water and sewer
service (Meter Reading Specialists) and garbage pick up (Harrison County
Wastewater and Solid Waste Management District).
The department has an operating budget of $9.6 million and oversees a capital
projects budget of $61.2 million