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Interim Commissioner | James A. Jackson Jr.

The mission of the Department of Public Works is to deliver industry leading Public Works services that maintain and improve the City’s infrastructure through strong community partnerships, transparent policies, and sustainable procedures utilizing a highly effective and dedicated workforce leading to increased public safety, health and wellness for the residents of Atlanta.



Office of the Commissioner 

The Office of the Commissioner provides leadership and direction for the overall management and operation of the Department Public Works. It provides support services for the management of departmental operations. These support services include human resource and labor relations; budget administration and management; monitoring of contracts, grants, and assessments; communications & community engagement; analysis of operations for improving effectiveness and efficiency; and coordination of legislative affairs for the department. 


Departmental News, Events & Information

Find out about temporary road closures, recycling events, and Public Works events open to the public. 

 

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ATL311

Question or concern for Public Works, or do you want to just report a pothole or hazardous sidewalk? The City of Atlanta is pleased to provide residents and customers with Atlanta 311 (ATL311). 311 is Atlanta’s primary phone number for government information and non-emergency services. Whether you’re a resident, business owner, or visitor, help is just a click or call away. Call 311(Metro Atlanta area only) or (404) 546-0311.

 

Office of Solid Waste Services

The Office of Solid Waste Services is responsible for the collection and disposal management of solid waste within the City of Atlanta. This office is responsible for waste reduction & The Recycling Program; landfill post-closure management; solid waste management and analysis; education and enforcement; street sweeping and cleaning; dead animal removal; facilitating The Keep Atlanta Beautiful Program; and assisting with city-wide emergency operations.


Solid Waste Collection Day Schedule Changes Began July 9, 2018.  

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Proposed Adjustments

Letter to Commercial Property Owners

Find Your Commercial Tier 

Proposed Solid Waste Rates Adjustments FAQ

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Solid Waste Management Industry Forum

On Thursday, September 28, 2017, the City of Atlanta hosted an industry forum to introduce its planned procurement approach for Solid Waste Management Services.

Solid Waste Industry Forum Attendee List

 

Office of Transportation

The Office of Transportation is responsible for overseeing and maintaining the City's infrastructure. It provides a variety of services to the residents of Atlanta, internal operating departments, and governmental agencies. This office includes Capital Projects, Technical Services, Infrastructure Project Development, Crew Construction & Maintenance, Condition Assessments and Permits, and The Public Parking Program.

For more details on the City of Atlanta's On-street Parking Program visit, 
www.ATLPusmobility.com.


Listing of Current Projects
DPW provides weekly updates on transportation projects that may impact your daily commute.

Renew Atlanta 2015 Infrastructure Bond

 

NOTICE OF TEMPORARY STREET CLOSURE 

BEGINNING MONDAY, 6:00 A.M., NOVEMBER 12, 2018

ENDING FRIDAY, 6:00 P.M., NOVEMBER 16, 2018

CAPITOL SQUARE

BETWEEN WASHINGTON STREET AND CAPITOL AVENUE

DETOUR ROUTES:

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Office of Fleet Services

The Office of Fleet Services is responsible for the acquisition, maintenance and disposal of the City of Atlanta’s motorized equipment fleet of 4,673 units and 756 components, totaling over 5,429 pieces. This Office is also responsible for the purchasing and dispensing of over three million gallons of fuel annually. Additionally, this office partners with other City departments in the delivery of critical City services.


Contact Information

City of Atlanta
Department of Public Works
55 Trinity Avenue, SW
Suite 4700
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Tel: 404.330.6240
Fax: 404.658.7552

Customer Service
Tel: 311 (Metro Atlanta area only) or 404.546.0311
Website: www.atl311.com

Office of the Commissioner
James A. Jackson, Jr.
Interim Commissioner
Email: jamesjackson@atlantaga.gov

Office of Solid Waste Services
Tel: 404.330.6236
Gayla Dodson
Program Management Officer
Email: gdodson@atlantaga.gov

Office of Transportation
Tel: 404.330.6501 
Cotena Alexander
Program Management Officer
Email: ccalexander@atlantaga.gov 

Capital Projects
Tel: 404.330.6739
Barrington Brown, PE
Interim Program Management Officer
Email: bgbrown@atlantaga.gov
Operations, Engineering & Analysis

Office of Fleet Services
Tel: 404.622.7681
Dale Fambrough
Program Management Officer
Email: dfambrough@atlantaga.gov

William "Bill" Eckel
Director
Email: weckel@atlantaga.gov

Tracey Woods
Director
Email: tdwoods@atlantaga.gov

For issues related to water and sewer, please call 311 (Metro Atlanta area only) or (404) 546-031 or visit www.atl311.com.

  DC Jackson

Interim Commissioner | James A. Jackson Jr.

The mission of the Department of Public Works is to deliver industry leading Public Works services that maintain and improve the City’s infrastructure through strong community partnerships, transparent policies, and sustainable procedures utilizing a highly effective and dedicated workforce leading to increased public safety, health and wellness for the residents of Atlanta.

  DC Jackson

Interim Commissioner | James A. Jackson Jr.

The mission of the Department of Public Works is to deliver industry leading Public Works services that maintain and improve the City’s infrastructure through strong community partnerships, transparent policies, and sustainable procedures utilizing a highly effective and dedicated workforce leading to increased public safety, health and wellness for the residents of Atlanta.

  DC Jackson

Interim Commissioner | James A. Jackson Jr.

The mission of the Department of Public Works is to deliver industry leading Public Works services that maintain and improve the City’s infrastructure through strong community partnerships, transparent policies, and sustainable procedures utilizing a highly effective and dedicated workforce leading to increased public safety, health and wellness for the residents of Atlanta.

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