Public Works consists of Street, Water, Sewer, Garbage, Park & Cemetery departments. This division of the City is coordinated by Gary Nussbaum and consists of the manager, eight FTE’s and one seasonal worker.
The Public Works Department manages the water, sewer and streets of the City. The folks in Public Works also take care of the City Parks, cemeteries and manage garbage collection. This is the largest department in the City of Chewelah. You may find one employee mowing the lawn around City Hall in the morning and repairing water lines in the afternoon.
If you have concerns or questions, you can call the Public Works Department at 509-935-8313. If nobody answers, be sure to leave a message. They will get back to you as soon as possible. Chances are they are out working on your streets or pipes!!
If you have any emergency call 509-455-3845. This is the emergency line that will forward your concerns immediately.