New: Automated garbage & recycling program

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Our Mission and Vision

At the DPW, we strive to provide a professional Public Works organization that will offer quality infrastructure and services in a sustainable way that will contribute to making Sheboygan a desirable place to work, live, and play. Our mission is to improve the quality of life by effectively developing, maintaining, and improving the infrastructure, natural resources, and community services.

Department of Public Works Goals

  • Provide quality infrastructure that conveys safe, efficient delivery of essential goods and services.
  • Provide clean and beautiful public spaces that maximize the natural environment to enhance the overall quality of life.
  • Deliver professional-quality public service with a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.

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Beginning in May of 2020, the City of Sheboygan will be implementing an automated garbage and recycling program. This new program brings the City of Sheboygan in line with the industry providing a safer and more efficient collection of waste and recyclables.

Current City Projects

Stay informed about the current projects that may be effecting your residence or travel routes. We appreciate the patience and understanding of our community as we work to improve Sheboygan's streets, buildings, and general appeal.

News & Updates

Winter Storm Update Saturday, January 18, 2020

The Department of Public Works (DPW) employees have been salting and plowing since Friday evening. Drivers focused on the main roads until around 2:30 a.m. Saturday morning.

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Winter Storm Update Friday, January 17, 2020

Weather forecasts are calling for a winter storm beginning Friday, January 17, 2020 and ending late Saturday evening. Forecasts are calling for anywhere from three to seven inches of snow.

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