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Director of Public Works

DPW Director: Ashlie House Email: DPWDirector@auburnmi.org 

Office Located at:
113 E. Elm 
Auburn, MI 48611

Office: 989-662-6761 ext. 104
Fax:     989-662-0240

The DPW Director is responsible for:

Street System: managing the street reconstruction program (in conjunction with the City Engineer) surface maintenance, street sweeping and repair, snow & ice control, storm drainage, signs & markings, brush pickup (April - November), tree trimming & removal (within right of way), traffic services, etc.

Sanitary Sewer System: operation and maintenance of sanitary sewer system including lift station maintenance, system cleaning, sewer connection inspections, utility location, drainage maintenance, etc.

Drinking Water System: operation and maintenance of the City's water services (ensuring safe drinking water to the residents of Auburn) including water distribution, water quality testing, water main repairs, hydrant maintenance & flushing, service taps & disconnections, water meter installation, etc.

Parks & Recreation: structures & ground maintenance, playground equipment maintenance, etc.

General Duties: general upkeep and maintenance of all city owned buildings, preventative maintenance and repair of all city owned vehicles and other equipment


113 E Elm St., Auburn MI 48611 989-662-6761