Public Works

Serving the Community with Pride...

The goal of the Public Works Department is to provide services that enhance the health, safety, and quality of life for residents and visitors of Wilsonville. The following is a brief description of all the areas Public Works staff manage or maintain with links to further details about each of them.
  1. What Public Works Does

    What Public Works Does

    Public Works maintains city facilities, city-owned streets, landscaping, street trees, the water distribution system, the stormwater and sanitary sewer systems, and removes graffiti to keep Wilsonville a safe and beautiful place to live.

  2. Adopt-a-Road


    The Adopt-a-Road program gives businesses, families, service groups, and individuals a chance to care for a section of roadway in the city.

  3. Backflow


    The City administers a Backflow Prevention Program to ensure that backflow prevention assemblies are installed where necessary and tested upon installation and annually thereafter by an Oregon Health Division certified tester.

  4. Bulk Water Meters

    Bulk Water Meters

    Bulk water is available by obtaining a permit and meter from Public Works.

  5. Emergency Management

    Emergency Management

    This program is responsible for coordinating and facilitating the mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery activities related to hazards, disasters, and emergencies.

  6. Industrial Pretreatment

    Industrial Pretreatment

    The purpose of the program is to prevent the introduction of harmful pollutants into the sewer system and improve opportunities to recycle or reclaim our sewer system’s wastewater and biosolids.

  7. Waste Water Treatment Plant

    Waste Water Treatment Plant

    Public Works maintains the sewer collection system, which consists of 60 miles of pipe, over 1400 sanitary sewer manholes and eight pumping stations.

  8. Water Treatment Plant

    Water Treatment Plant

    Operated by Veolia Water North America, Wilsonville’s water treatment plant produces very high quality drinking water for the city’s citizens.