Streets & Engineering
Jeff Hillard, P.E. Office: (618) 544-5499, Cellular: (618) 562-7617
The Department of Engineering & Street Maintenance office is located in the Engineering and Street Maintenance building at 208 East Poplar Street. Office hours are 7 am to 3 pm, Monday through Thursday and 6 am to 2 pm on Friday. Other department facilities at this same location include bays for vehicles and equipment storage and maintenance, metal and woodworking shops, salt storage building and storage yard for street maintenance materials.
The Department consists of the Superintendent of Public Works, a Foreman and six full-time employees. With a variety of special skills, these employees allow the City to perform most projects in-house. Local students are also employed in summer months to perform some seasonal tasks. In addition to routine general maintenance of public owned streets, sidewalks and parking lots, other services provided by the department are: Building and mechanical maintenance of City Hall/Community Center building. Construction projects for other City departments. Snow and ice removal from City streets and parking lots. Fall and spring curbside pickup of leaves by vacuum truck and weekly pickup of lawn and garden waste.
Weekly Schedule is subject to change for various reasons but as a rule, the schedule is as follows:
Mondays – Southeast Quadrant
Tuesdays – Southwest Quadrant
Wednesdays – Northwest Quadrant
Thursdays – Northeast Quadrant
Fridays are typically catch up days if for some reason we do not get through the town.
Contact information Phone: 618-544-8119 Lawrence Quick, Superintendent of Public Works, Cellular: 618 562-0040 email: firstname.lastname@example.org Fax: 618-544-5499