Public Works

The Public Works Garage is located at 2431 Lexington Avenue South, next to the water tower, in Mendota Heights. (651-454-4059).  The 10 members of this department service and maintain 69 miles of City streets, 22 miles of trails, all City vehicles, 242 acres of parks, and well over 100 miles of sanitary and storm sewer systems.

In addition, Public Works Staff is also responsible for snow plowing, minor street repairs, and park equipment maintenance.  This department is also responsible for maintaining a clean and functioning sanitary sewer system, cleaning of storm sewer catch basins, mowing City boulevards, and street sweeping.

For more information, check out the specific information on the streets, utilities, and parks divisions, call the Public Works Garage at 651-454-4059, or contact Ryan Ruzek, Public Works Director with any questions at 651.452.1850 or e-mail him at