Public Works

The Department of Public Works provides services that touch the community every day, improving quality of life for the people who live and work in Rangely.

Public Works is responsible for the following:

Street Maintenance:

  • Street patching and repair
  • Minor asphalt overlays
  • Asphalt milling
  • Alley and road shoulder maintenance
  • Roadside mowing, and weed spraying
  • Provides major support for the Street Resurfacing Projects.

Winter Roadway Maintenance:

  • Crews plow snow
  • Apply de-icing and anti-icing chemicals
  • Load and haul snow/ice from the downtown district and other confined areas
  • Clear designated sidewalks
  • During off hours and weekends, crews are dispatched upon notification from the Police Department when street conditions warrant service.

Building and Grounds staff work constantly to plan, improve, and maintain the infrastructure and amenities of the town. The Building and Grounds crews perform a variety of skilled and semi-skilled custodial and maintenance tasks in public buildings and grounds, including:

  • Organization
  • Supervision of custodial maintenance & repairs of all kinds, including plumbing
  • Maintaining and adjusting heating, cooling, and ventilation in public buildings
  • Preventative maintenance on mechanical equipment
  • Maintaining grounds
    • Lawns
    • Landscaping
    • Sidewalks and entrance ways
    • Downtown tree and flower plantings
    • Watering
  • Conducting regular repair and maintenance of White River Village and Town Hall
  • Mosquito abatement spraying in summer
  • Reviewing and making recommendations on plans for maintenance and ground projects
  • Ordering supplies

Additional Information

Dept of Public Health & Environment WNV information website