Public Utilities


The Public Utilities Building houses the departments of the public works, electric production and electric distribution.

The Public Works Department maintains 12 employees under the direction of the Public Works Director. Just a few of the responsibilities of the department include:

  • Maintaining city vehicles and equipment
  • Maintaining sewer mains
  • Maintaining streets
  • Maintaining water mains
  • Operating the wastewater treatment plant
  • Reading utility meters
  • Snow removal


Baldwin City Public Works has 5 divisions:

  • Cemetery
  • Parks
  • Stormwater
  • Streets
  • Wastewater
  • Water
  1. 10th Street Closed through December 11th

    10th Street is currently blocked at Dearborn and Fremont and will be for the rest of the week. The contractor is finishing up the road crossing for the Elm Street sidewalk now that the fiber line they were waiting for has been moved.
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    East Sewer Interceptor Project Overview

    What, when, how long, what's the impact, where is it? Read on...
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    2020 Pavement Maintenance Project

    The 2020 Pavement Maintenance Project proposal includes sealing road surfaces for the first time in Baldwin City's history. Here's what that means. Read on...
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