How Your City Works

HOW YOUR CITY WORKS: Departments take care of the city’s need

Public Works Director: Bill Lawyer The department is a professional team that serves the community by building, operating and maintaining quality, safe and secure public facilities. Public Works is the second largest department in Keizer government and its responsibilities extend far beyond simply providing and maintaining Keizer’s  infrastructure including the[Read More…]

HOW YOUR CITY WORKS: How your streets, traffic lights and sewer systems are managed

The street division of Keizer’s Public Works Department oversees the city streets, lighting, traffic signals, sidewalks and bike paths.  Through intergovernmental agreements (IGA), the city contracts striping services with Marion County, while traffic signal system operations are contracted through the city of Salem.   Street sweeping is an essential part of[Read More…]