The Washington County Department of Public Works mission is to deliver quality public works services in an effective and efficient manner.   In the accomplishment of this mission, the DPW designs, constructs, inspects and maintains county roads, bridges, drainage infrastructures, and capital facilities.  Additionally, administering and maintaining the county’s vehicle and equipment fleet is an essential, key function of the department.  

The Department upholds a working relationship with other county departments as well as all Townships and Villages throughout the county in support of their own individual missions.

 The Department of Public Works is dedicated to preserving and enhancing public safety and quality of life through reliable, cost effective infrastructure.