Public Works Department Overview
The Department of Public Works is primarily a maintenance organization responsible for performing the following tasks:
  • Operation and maintenance of Rural Hill and Oakwood Cemeteries
  • Maintenance of City Hall and surrounding properties
  • Maintenance of small parks and playgrounds within the City of Northville
  • Maintenance of Mill Race Village
  • Maintenance of miscellaneous city-owned property
  • Plant new trees in public rights-of-way, as well as maintenance and trimming of city-owned trees
  • Maintenance of downtown streetlights, landscaping, sidewalks, parking structures, and parking lots
  • General setup, traffic control, and clean-up of civic events
  • Fall leaf collection program
  • Maintenance of city bridges
  • Local and major street maintenance including road grading, traffic sign placement/replacement, patching, striping, repairs, and snowplowing
  • Manage solid waste collection services including trash, recyclables, compost, and household hazardous waste
  • Oversee the supply, storage, and distribution of drinking water
  • Maintenance of the city’s water system, wastewater collection system and storm water collection system
  • Maintenance of city-owned equipment
The Department of Public Works also proposes and manages the City’s capital improvements for streets, parking lots, sidewalks, water systems, sewer systems and the cemeteries.

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City of Northville Police Department
215 W. Main Street
Northville, MI 48167
Phone: 248-349-1234

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  • Department of Public Works
  • Phone: 248-449-9930
  • Hours: Monday - Friday7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
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    Hours: Monday - Friday7 a.m - 3:30 p.m.