Public Works


 

Hours: Vary. For water and sewer emergencies, please call 360.795.3203 x9

Our Public Works Department owns and operates a Water and Wastewater treatment plant, collecting water from the Elochoman Valley River and processing it for distribution to our utility customers located in-and-out of Town limits.

Public Works also performs general maintenance of our public facilities, streets, and parks located within the Town.

UTILITIES.

Our Public Works Department owns and operates a Water and Wastewater treatment plant. Drinking water is collected from the Elochoman Valley River and processed for distribution to our utility customers located in-and-out of Town limits. Our Wastewater treatment plant collects sewerage, which is then treated and processed into the Columbia River.

Our Public Works staff perform general maintenance, installations, turn-on/off service, hook-ups, locates, and handle all operations of our utility system. Town Hall staff are responsible for the billing and collection of payments, Public Works staff do not collect payments or report charges and fees to customers.

For water/sewer emergencies, please select extension 9 when calling our office; for general inquiries unrelated to fees select extension 4; and to make a payment or ask questions about your utility bill select extension 2.

PARKS & RECREATION.

The Town has 3 public parks and an outdoor seasonal swimming pool. To read more about the recreational options in the Town click the Parks & Rec tab on the left side of this page.

STREETS.

The sidewalk on Main Street between Broadway and Butler leading to Una Avenue may be used for display of information, goods, and decorations by the owners or operators of the facing buildings. However, no one may obstruct the sidewalk in such a way that there is not an unobstructed path of at least 44 inches in width remaining for travel along the length of the sidewalk; nor may any access to buildings or alleys be obstructed; provided, that on Bald Eagle Day and other town events when Main Street is closed to motor traffic and the street is available for pedestrian travel, the requirement of a clear 44-inch travel way along the sidewalk shall be suspended. Access to buildings and alleys may not be blocked in any event. CMC Title 12