PUBLIC

WORK

MAINTAINING & ENHANCING THE COMMUNITY

Interim Director: Tim Wilder

Public Works Department
4520 Knight Road
Macon, GA 31220
(478) 803-0490

OVERVIEW

The Public Works Department provides general street and storm sewer repair and maintenance. The Streets Division is responsible for all maintenance of city street including storm sewer maintenance and repair, sidewalk repair, asphalt patching, permit cut repair, Right of Way cutting, Litter pickup, house demolition, as well as laying of pipe. Public Works maintains 1,064+ miles of paved registered roads and 39 miles of unpaved registered roads for a total of 1,074+ miles of registered roads throughout Macon-Bibb County, along with maintenance of various alleyways. Public Works assists with Community Cleanups and has a close affiliation with Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful with Christmas Tree Recycling, Cherry Blossom Festival etc. This division works closely with other city departments to reduce the expense of hiring outside contractors.

Public Works is also responsible for the Mosquito Spraying in Macon-Bibb County, which runs each year from April 15th through October 10th. If you have questions about spraying, you can call (478)621-5888.
Any Right of Way maintenance, grass cutting, litter pickup, asphalt repair or potholes, etc. for the below mentioned areas should be reported to Georgia Department of Transportation at (888) 488-4368. GDOT can also be reached by email: SafeRoadsD3@dot.ga.gov.

  • Vineville Avenue/SR 41
  • Ocmulgee East Blvd/SR 87
  • Industrial Hwy/SR 11/SR 49
  • Riverside Dr/SR 87/US 23/Alt. 129
  • Eisenhower Pkwy/SR 80
  • Mercer University Dr./SR 74
  • Emery Hwy/SR 87/US 19
  • Jeffersonville Rd/SR 19
  • Gray Hwy/SR 11/SR 22
  • Hawkinsville Rd/SR 247
  • Broadway/SR 49/SR 11
  • Thomaston Rd/SR 74
  • Shurling Dr/SR 49
  • Pio Nono/SR 247
  • I-75/State Hwy 401)
  • I-475 (State Hwy 408)
  • I-16 (State Hwy 404)

Mosquito Spraying Hotline

(478) 621-5888