Public Services

Mission

Our mission is to service internal and external customers of Palm Beach Gardens through the construction, operations, and maintenance of the City's infrastructure, parks buildings, sports fields, public buildings and any related assets.

Responsibilities

The Public Services Division is a seven (7) day/16 hours per day operation that includes 91 full and part time employees. The Division is divided into Facilities, Streets and Stormwater, Parks and Grounds, and Fleet. Public Services is responsible for the construction, management, maintenance and operation of streets, sidewalks, traffic signs, street lights, stormwater systems, canals, streetscape, landscaping, public buildings, trails, playgrounds sports fields, and city parks. The Division is responsible for the repair and maintenance of the City's fleet and equipment. In addition, the Division also manages Gas Tax funding and handles all Division-related Capital Improvement Projects (CIP).

Facilities

The Facilities unit maintains approximately 300,000 square feet of public buildings. This unit is also responsible for the maintenance of the PGA Flyover lighting, City generators, City-owned electrical systems, parking lot lighting, parks and playground lighting, City-owned and operated plumbing and sewer systems, and over 100 HVAC systems.

Streets and Stormwater

The Streets and Stormwater unit maintains approximately 60 road miles, 248 miles of swale area, approximately 132 acres of canals, and over 1,800 street signs.

Parks and Grounds

The Parks and Grounds unit maintains and operates 17 public parks with a combined area of approximately 312 acres.

For pavilion, field, and facility rentals please see the Recreation page.

Fleet

The Fleet unit repairs and maintains the City's fleet of vehicles, public safety vehicles, and equipment.

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