Welcome to the Yuma County Department of Public Works. Our major functions are Administration where we provide direction for the Department and assist with purchasing, personnel and records management. Highway maintenance maintains the quality of County highways to ensure the safety and comfort of the traveling public. Waste Management Operates facilities for the proper disposal and recycling of waste tires and residential solid waste, as well as, conducting neighborhood and desert clean-up activities. Improvement Districts provide accurate and timely billing, and collection of monies, for those Districts which have received capital or major improvements that were funded with a combination of loans and grants.
The following divisions provide support for the major functions listed above:
Equipment Shop: Services and maintains all equipment in the Department in operable condition.
Technical Support: Assists in the areas of Parks, GIS, asset management and improvement districts.
Safety/Traffic Control: Provides pavement marking, highway signing and traffic signal maintenance for the safety of the public. Also responsible for the safety of all operations, activities, and training within the Department.