Public Works

350 South 5th Street
RM 203 City Hall
Minneapolis, MN  55415-1390

Public Works Fun Facts

Public Works employees design, build, operate and maintain the following infrastructure.

 

7,000 Parking Meters

57 Miles of Parkways

1,093 Miles of Roads

81 Miles on-street bikeways

85 Miles off-street bikeways

35,000 Street lights

99,434 tons of solid waste

18,026 tons of recyclables

411 Bridges

17 Parking Ramps

7 Surface Lots

800 Signalized Intersections

8,000 Hydrants

1,000 Miles of water pipes

21 billion gallons of clean water

    

101,000 Water Meters

100,000 Water Service Connections

1,800 City Vehicles

100,000 Street Signs

4,042 Retaining Walls

820 Miles of Sanitary Sewers

565 Miles of storm pipes

22 miles of deep storm tunnels

5.5 miles of sanitary tunnels

35,000 manholes

55,000 catch basins

10 storm water ponds

127 grit chambers

387 outfalls

 

Last updated Aug 29, 2012