Public Works

Mission Statement:

Public Works provides essential services to the citizens of Temple in a prompt, courteous, safe, efficient, and cost-effective manner. Public Works, through its dedicated employees strive to support and enhance the quality of life for residents by delivering responsive and efficient services to all. The Public Works Department emphasizes customer satisfaction, public service, and good stewardship of natural, fiscal, and staff resources.


Responsibilities of the Public Works Team Include:

  • Water Meter Installation, Maintainence, Replacement, and Data Retrieval
  • Water and Sewer Line Repair and Replacement
  • Lift Station Repair and Maintenance
  • Road and Streets Repair
  • Utility Locates
  • Right of Way and Easement Maintainence
  • Water Restriction Enforcement
  • Various Other Duties as Required
  • Meter Reading


To report a water leak or sewer related issue please call:


For emergencies after hours please call: