City of San Carlos - Public Works


Welcome to the Public Works Department

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The Public Works Department is responsible for the design, construction, contract administration, permitting and overall maintenance and operation of the City's infrastructures.  Its organization is comprised of two areas, Engineering and Maintenance, as depicted in the graphic below.  

The Public Works Department has full service counter hours Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon.  From 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm the counter offers limited service and service by appointment only.  Contact the Public Works Department counter by calling (650) 802-4200 or click here for a list of Frequently Asked Questions.

For Sewer, Fallen Tree, and Road Debris Emergency Calls

 On Weekdays during business hours    650-802-4140
 On weekends, holidays, and non-business hours only 650-802-4321

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