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The City of Novato Public Works Department is committed to providing top quality programs, projects and services through the design, construction, maintenance and operation of public use facilities. We are dedicated to ensuring that residents, businesses and visitors experience a safe, healthy and unified community. 

The Public Works Department is comprised of three divisions:

  • Administration
    • Responsible for property management, department budget and administrative support.
  • Engineering
    • Manages issues related to traffic movement, the design of public facilities, and project construction management within the public right-of-way.
  • Maintenance
    • Responsible for all of the City's infrastructure.

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External Agency Projects/Resources

Flood risk, watersheds and resources: Marin Watershed Program
State Route 37 long-term planning: Transportation Authority of Marin
Sea Level Rise and Marin's bayside: BayWAVE - County of Marin

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