Public Works


About the Department
The Public Works Department is responsible for providing and maintaining the City's infrastructure in a manner that ensures the health, safety, and welfare of the City's residents and visitors. This includes the planning, design, construction, repair and maintenance of City vehicles and equipment, and operations of public land in the following areas:
  • Parks
  • Roadways
  • Sidewalks
  • Sewers and storm drains
  • Public buildings and structures
  • Water production
  • Storage and delivery facilities

Department Divisions

The Public Works Department consists of four divisions: 
  • Engineering
  • Maintenance Services
  • Parks
  • Water Utility 

Information on the Bidding Process for the New Waste Collection and Recycling Contracts 
(Effective September 1, 2017)

Please visit the Trash & Recycling webpage.

ADA Policy

In accordance with the requirements of Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (“ADA”), the City of Monterey Park will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in its services, programs, or activities.  Click here for more information.

Title VI - Anti-Discrimination Program

The Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VI) prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, and national origin in programs that receive federal funding.  The City Council approved the Title VI Program in 2013 and the Program Update in October 2016.  

Notifying the Public of Rights Under Title VI
The public notice on the city's 
Title VI Program is on display and can be viewed online.

Title VI Complaints
To file a formal complaint, please view the Complaint Procedure and Forms below, which are available in three different languages: English, Spanish, and Chinese. 

The City of Monterey Park is a recipient of grant funding from CalRecycle's Rubberized Asphalt and Concrete Grant Program. For 2012, 19,479 used tires were diverted from California landfills through the repaving of the streets with rubberized asphalt.