Public Works Bulletin Board:

June 1, 2017 – DPW announces Chautauqua County Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off Day

January 3, 2016-City announces sidewalk replacement program


Daily Work Report: Streets Department:

Public Works

Welcome to the City of Dunkirk’s Department of Public Works Website. Our department handles vital services to our residents and businesses including trash removal, water service, waste water removal, park maintenance, street maintenance (including street sweeping), and maintenance of City vehicles and facilities.

The Public Works Department is the caretaker of the community’s infrastructure. Its goal is to preserve and enhance Dunkirk’s resources for future generations.

Click here for the statuses of the 2009 Water System Consent Order.

The major divisions of the Department of Public Works are listed below:

Waste Water Treatment Plant

Water Treatment Plant


Street Maintenance and Curbside Collections