The Public Works Department provides optimal value in designing, building, operating and maintaining the City’s streets, bridges, and parking infrastructure. The mission of the Public Works Department is to provide and maintain public infrastructure and assets by ensuring safe transportation for motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists, and accessible municipal parking to serve the citizens of Kansas City, Missouri in the most responsible manner.
We’re responsible for maintaining 6,500 lane miles of road, 560 bridges, 95,000 lights, 855 traffic signals, 155,000 signs, 2 miles of streetcar tracks and much more.
We believe that the SPIRIT of our employees is the foundation from which we provide outstanding services: Sustainability, Public Safety, Integrity, Responsiveness, Innovation, and Teamwork.
PUBLIC WORKS LEADERSHIP
|Sherri McIntyre||Director of Public Works/Assistant City Manager|
|Ralph Davis||Deputy Director of Public Works|
|Jeff Martin||City Engineer|
|Greg Bolon||Assistant Director, Operations|
|Patty Hilderbrand||Manager of Coordination Services (PIAC and Transit Liaison)|
|Rachelle Cornelius||Manager, Street Maintenance|
|Bruce Campbell||Manager, Parking Services|
|Jason Waldron||Streetcar Program Manager|
|Mahmoud Hadjian||Manager, Streetlights|
|Chad Thompson||Assistant City Engineer, Capital Projects|
|Wei Sun||Assistant City Engineer, Traffic Engineering|
|Mark Montgomery||Assistant City Engineer, Construction Services|
|Kerry Kanatzar||Assistant City Engineer, Neighborhood Projects|