Public Works

Department Overview

Public Works is responsible for maintaining the City's water, sewer, stormwater, streets, and streetlights.  In addition, Public Works maintains all City buildings, and public parks.

Creswell has been newly recognized as a Tree-City USA in 2011.  Public Works is currently working with the City's Tree Board to create a plan for the care, preservation, removal, replanting and disposition of all street and park trees.

Public Works Staff

Public Works Director Cliff Bellew 541-895-2395
Public Works Lead Seth Evans 541-895-2395
Water Treatment Plant Operator Mike Howard 541-895-4044

Public Works Documents

Public Works Design Standards (Updated August 2015):

Transportation System Plan

Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) Implementation Plan

Water Quality Report 2009

Water Quality Report 2010

Water Quality Report 2011

Water Quality Report 2012

Water Quality Report 2013

Water Quality Report 2014


Video on stormwater and water quality in the City.


Spring and Summer Gardening Resources

Oregon State University Extension Service has loads of resources available.  Here are just a few: