Public Works and Infrastructure

Public Works and Infrastructure

Engineering and Public Works design and manage work on municipal infrastructure including streets, bridges, sewer systems and storm drainage, water works and solid waste/garbage collection.  Staff coordinate permits for a variety of works and services and will supply you with information regarding property and utilities locations and specifications.   The City's Greenwood Cemetery is also maintained and administered by the department.

To Report an Emergency on City Property: 

If you observe a problem with city streets, sewer or water systems, contact us at 250-720-2840.  Please have an address, contact information, and a description of the problem ready. 

For after-hours emergencies please call 250-724-1351.  A reminder that water leaks and sewer blockages on private property are the responsibility of the property owner.
 
 
For more information, please contact
Wilf Taekema
Manager of Operations

Public Works Yard, 4150 6th Avenue
Port Alberni BC V9Y 4M9

Telephone: 
250-720-2845