Public Works Authority

The Public Works Authority is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of:

  • Parks and Recreation facilities
  • Solid waste
  • Streets
  • Vernon Cemetery
  • Waste water collection system
  • Waste water treatment facility
  • Water distribution system
  • Water treatment facility

Director Responsibilities

The Director works under the general guidance and direction of the City Manager. The Public Works Director is responsible for supervision, administrative, and professional work in planning, organizing, directing, and supervising the Public Works Authority.


Regarding Public Works activities and services, the Public Works Director maintains regular contact with:

  • City, County, State, and Federal agencies
  • Construction project engineers
  • Consulting engineers
  • General public
  • Professional and technical groups

After Hour Issues

To report an after hour issue regarding Public Works, such as a water leak or waste water issue, please call 918-486-2121.

Water Quality Reports

View an archive of Annual Drinking Water Quality Reports.

View important information about your drinking water.

More Information

Any questions regarding water, waste water, and/or solid waste services, please contact the Public Works Authority at 918-486-8073 between the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m, Monday through Friday.