Macon-Bibb County

Public Works

Public Works

Tim Wilder


Public Works Department

Our Mission

To enhance the quality of life for our residents and promote economic development for our community by providing and maintaining infrastructure in a sustainable manner to the highest possible standards.

Vision Statement

To provide community-responsive service in a cost-efficient manner with a workforce that is diverse, committed, motivated, and empowered.


The Public Works Department provides general street and road maintenance. The Streets/Roads Division is responsible for all maintenance of city and county roads including sidewalk repair, asphalt patching, right-of-way cutting, litter pickup, and house demolition. Public Works maintains 1,064+ miles of paved registered roads and 39 miles of unpaved 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 Program (Bring One for the Chipper), Cherry and works closely with other Macon-Bibb departments to reduce the expense of hiring outside contractors. Any road maintenance issues that are located on state roads should be reported to Georgia Department of Transportation at 1- (888)- 488-4368. GDOT can also be reached by email:
  • 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)