Public Works Department

Our Motto….

“Taking Pride in Our Community”

Public Works Department
350 W. Firebaugh Ave.
Exeter, CA  93221
559.592.3318
Fax  559.592.3516

Public WorksStreet Maintenance

The street maintenance division is responsible for maintaining and repairing city streets and alleys.  The street division ensures that all traffic control markings such as crosswalks, legends, turn arrows, stop bars, center lines, etc., and signal lights and street signs are legible and visible to provide for vehicle and pedestrian safety.

The street sweeper runs on Tuesdays and Fridays sweeping all accessible curb and gutter areas in the city. The downtown area is swept twice per week and residential areas are swept every other week.

The street maintenance division can be contacted at 559.592.3318; Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  (more…)

Street Maintenance

The department of public works street maintenance division provides maintenance and improvements to roadways within the city’s jurisdiction.

Our annual slurry seal program is a major contributing factor in keeping our city streets in good condition.

You can help by calling the street maintenance division at 559.592.3318 if you notice pot holes or damaged asphalt in our roadways. Your call will help us effect speedy repairs and keep our streets in good repair.

Additionally, the street maintenance division installs and maintains street/traffic signs within the city’s jurisdiction.

Maintenance and Codes

Private Property Maintenance and Code Enforcement

Definition of Nuisances

1.  Any condition or use of property which is in fact a fire hazard or which results or can result in the impairment of the ability to respond to and suppress fires.

2.  The existence of any accumulation of waste paper, hay, grass, straw, weeds, litter, debris or combustible trash upon any roof or in any building, entrance way, court, yard, vacant lot or open space, or of any weeds, grass, vines or other growth when the same endangers property or is liable to become a fire hazard.

3.  Lawns with grasses in excess of 6 inches high.

4.  Storage for an unreasonable period of time (14 days or longer) of any of the following:

a)  Abandoned, wrecked, dismantled or inoperative automobiles, trailers, campers, boats, or similar vehicles.

b)  Debris, rubbish and trash visible from public rights of way.

c)  Broken or discarded household furnishings, appliances, boxes and cartons, lawn maintenance equipment, play equipment, toys, and similar materials.

d)  Discarded building materials.

e)  Discarded, wrecked, or inoperable household appliances, machines, and tools.

f)  Materials or items of nature stored on roof tops when visible from the public right of way or from neighboring property.

5.  Attractive Nuisances (those objects which, by their nature, may attract children or other curious individuals) including, but not limited to unprotected and/or hazardous pools, ponds, ice boxes, refrigerators, or excavations.