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Santa Cruz County Department of Public Works


701 Ocean Street, Room 410 Santa Cruz, CA 95060

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Our Mission

The mission of the Department of Public Works is to protect the public health, safety, and welfare through superior engineering, maintenance, operations, and administrative services that incorporate customer service and integrity with competence and productivity for a sustained commitment to excellence.

Felt Street and 17th Avenue Sewer Replacement Project: Information Blog

Meet the Director: John J. Presleigh, Director of Public Works

Santa Cruz County 2014/2015 Final Capital Improvement Program

Santa Cruz County Proposed 2014/2015 Capital Improvement Program

Santa Cruz County 2013/2014 Capital Improvement Program

Contact Information

Hours of Business: Monday-Friday 8:00 am-Noon and 1:00 pm - 5:00pm
Survey Counter: Wednesday 8:00 am-Noon
Santa Cruz County: Holiday Schedule
Email contact: dpwweb@santacruzcounty.us
Telephone: (831) 454-2160
FAX: (831) 454-2385
Postal address: 701 Ocean Street, Room 410, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Road Operations 24 Hour Dispatch: 831-477-3999

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The Public Works Department of the County of Santa Cruz assumes no liability for damages incurred directly or indirectly as a result of errors, omissions or discrepancies in use of information found at this website.   Revised 11/13/2014