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Department Detail:  Public Works Department

Department Public Works Department
Address 644 Washington Street
Rhinelander, Wisconsin  54501
Phone Number 715-369-4727
Alt. Phone Number 715-362-2728
Fax Number 715-365-8630
Staff Public Works Department Staff
Office Hours Winter: Monday-Friday: 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Memorial Day to Labor Day: Monday-Thursday: 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Services The Department of Public Works is responsible for maintaining the City’s streets, sidewalks, curbs, storm sewers and trees in order to provide inviting and safe travel throughout the City. 
  • Maintain streets, alleys and residential sidewalks
  • Maintain storm water drainage (culverts, ditch lines and street drains)
  • Street & traffic signs
  • Traffic lights
  • Street sweeping
  • Snow plowing, sanding, and snow removal
  • Spring and Fall leaf & brush collection
  • Trim trees and brush to keep streets and sidewalks clear of obstructions
  • Repair potholes, crack sealing and line marking
  • Mow city-owned land and problem areas
  • Provide and oversee garbage and recycling services
Public Information

The City's garbage collection contractor is Advanced Disposal (715) 369-1390

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For snow & ice and winter parking:

Click here to see the list of 2013 street projects in the City of Rhinelander


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