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The Department of Public Works' mission is to provide public services for the convenience and safety of residents and visitors to the City. These services include: Engineering, Fleet Maintenance, Parks and Forestry, Street Maintenance, Waste and Recycling Collections, Snow and Ice Control, and functions of the Stormwater Utility, which enhance the daily lives of our residents and visitors.

Our staff is proud to serve the City of Kenosha, to ensure it stays beautiful for all to see and use.

Help us improve our community. Report an issue and watch it get fixed.

Use our Report an Issue website to communicate issues like Potholes, Overhead Street Light Outages and Long Grass & Weeds.


Click here if you would like to report an issue online.

Note: if you are reporting an overhead street light outage on a wooden pole, please contact WE Energies by phone 800.662.4797 or by website

Sign up for the City of Kenosha's AlertSense

Signing up for the City of Kenosha's AlertSense allows you to receive important city notifications, examples include: the start and end of snow emergency parking bans or the disruption of curbside waste collection services.



Contact Info
  • Phone: 262.653.4050
  • Fax: 262.653.4056
  • Email:
  • Office: 625 52nd Street Room 305,
    Kenosha, WI 53140
  • Office Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Department Leadership

Brian Cater, PE
Director of Public Works