Public Works

What We Do

The Public Works Department is committed to providing services and infrastructure in a quality manner through the use of modern engineering and management practices with a team of people dedicated to professional excellence and customer satisfaction. We strive to accomplish these tasks efficiently, effectively, safely and with accountability to the community we serve. We also ensure that the long-term strategic goals of Weatherford’s comprehensive plan are maintained by providing direction and oversight of new infrastructure development.  

The Public Works Department is comprised of 5 divisions. 

  • Administration
  • Engineering
  • Streets
  • Field Services
  • Traffic 
  • Capital Transportation and Storm Water

Services We Provide

  • Issue Right-of-Way Construction Permits. 
  • Maintain over 190 miles of public streets and right-of-way.
  • Construct and rehabilitate existing City roads through a Neighborhood Street Improvement program. Stormwater system management and maintenance.
  • Coordinate projects and activities with State, County and neighboring agencies.
  • Update Transportation Thoroughfare Plan including Hike & Bike Master plan.
  • Review and inspect new developments to meet City’s Standards and Specifications.
  • Administer the City’s Neighborhood Traffic Calming Program.

Reporting Concerns

You may report non-emergency street maintenance concerns using our online 311 (Citizen Service Request) system or download our mobile phone app on the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. You may also contact the Public Works office at 817.598.4245 during business hours or 817.598.4301 for after hours.