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Public Works

We are proud of our rich heritage, friendly neighborhoods, quality of life, and services we provide. We are here to provide for our citizens and customers services and projects that will move the city toward accomplishing its goals for livability, safety, and growth of our economy.
If you have comments, questions, concerns, or potential problems, please contact us by using our Citizen Request Tracker. We look forward to hearing from and working with you.

Department Services
The Public Works Department provides many of the important services that citizens receive from their city government. The primary functions of the Public Works Department include: drinking water treatment and distribution, wastewater collection and treatment, street maintenance, maintenance of bike lanes and trails, landscaping, parks construction and maintenance, litter control activities, building maintenance, vehicle maintenance, design and construction engineering services, traffic engineering, and city mapping. The department also plays a major role in the planning of infrastructure for the city’s and surrounding area’s future.

The Ocean Shores Public Works Department provides services to residents, businesses, and other city departments such as Planning, Clerk / Treasurer, Utility Billing, and the Police Department. The Public Works Department also works with state and other local agencies in grant applications, state mandated reports, traffic management, stormwater management, water quality and supplies, regional wastewater services, and coordinated emergency response.

Contact
Public Works Director, Nicholas Bird
165 Ocean Lake Way SE
PO Box 909 (mailing)
Ocean Shores, WA 98569
Email: nbird@osgov.com
Tel: 
360.940.7542
EMERGENCY, Dial 911
Non-Emergency Weekdays: 360.533.8765
Office Hours 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday