manhole repair 

The Public Works Department is the general maintenance department of the City of Moorhead. Public Works is comprised of 58.5 full time skilled employees and up to 54 seasonal employees.


The Public Works Department is made up of the following divisions:

  • Streets
  • Sanitation
  • Forestry
  • Mosquito Control
  • Fleet
    Repairs, maintains, and replaces the City fleet of vehicles and machinery
  • Park Maintenance
    Maintains park facilities and open grass areas, cleaning facilities, maintains swimming pools, repairs playground equipment, cleans and removes snow from bike trails, maintains outdoor hockey rinks, ball fields, and soccer fields
  • Right-of-Way Maintenance
    Mows right of ways, vacant lots, and road ditches
  • Golf Course Maintenance
    Performs upkeep and maintenance on The Meadows and Village Green golf courses

Public Works Facility
1300 15th Ave N

Contact Us
218.299.5422 or if it is an emergency after normal operating hours (7 am - 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday), call Red River Dispatch at 701.451.7660 and they will contact Public Works on-call employee to respond.