Public Works

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    Garbage Collections

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The mission of the Department of Public Works is to protect the public health, safety, and welfare through proactive planning and implementation of policies designed to provide high levels of critical services and to enhance the quality of life for all citizens and business owners in the City of Mount Vernon.


The Department of Public Works is the most vital and paramount agency within the City of Mount Vernon, New York. DPW is divided into operating bureaus under the leadership of the Commissioner of Public Works. Each bureau is responsible for all matters falling under their respective jurisdiction. The Department of Public Works provides and maintains the City's physical facilities through its various operations bureaus and services: