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Welcome to the Department of Public Works. We hope we are able to provide information and answer any questions you may have about our department and services through these web pages. We invite your comments and encourage you to contact us.

Our Mission
The mission of the Department of Public Works is to manage, maintain and operate public facilities and public rights-of-way. Our primary responsibilities include engineering, development reviews, streets, storm drains, street lights, traffic signals, sewage collection and public buildings.

Please select from the following:

To report a problem with a streetlight or traffic signal, please note the pole number and location, and contact us.

Sewer System Management Plan SSMP update adopted by Council on February 4, 2013. Click here to go to the SSMP page.
Sanitary Sewer Overflow Response Plan Click here to go to the SSORP page.
Sewage Spill Reduction Action Plan

Click here for the October 2008 version.
Click here for the version updated in August 2009

Arroyo Corte Madera Del Presidio Flood Study Draft Flood Study
Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan Update Advisory Committee To view the Mill Valley Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan that was adopted by City Council on April 19, 2009, please click here for Section 1 and here for Section 2 (Appendices).  For the Bicycle & Pedestrian Plan Executive Summary, please click here.

Marin Map

The City of Mill Valley belongs to a consortium of public agencies called Marinmap, formed to share mapping data and enhance public access to information online. Using Geographic Information Systems, or GIS, it displays information such as boundaries for cities and special districts and parcel and street data. In the future, more and more information will be available via GIS. The Marinmap web address is The "Marinmap GIS Application" link takes you to a "Public Link," which generates countywide maps. 
Looking for Mediation Services? The City of Mill Valley participates in the County of Marin Mediation Services Program to offer mediation services to residents of the City of Mill Valley. Click here to learn more. Mediation thumbnail
Learn more about the Cash for Sewers Program! Sewer Pipe

Road/Lane Closures Week of October 27, 2014
Roads Impacted: Elm Ave, Janes St, Magee Ave, Nelson Ave, Tamalpais Ave
City Council Unanimously Affirms Road Ahead for Miller Avenue Streetscape Project
Councilmembers agreed to the estimated cost, approved the implementation plan and authorized City staff to move forward with construction.
Road/Lane Closures Week of October 20, 2014
Roads Impacted: Cascade Dr, Cornwall St, Coronet Ave, Cottage Ave, Edgewood Ave, Florence Ave, Lovell Ave, Miller Ave, Roque Moraes, Summit Ave
City to Improve Road Conditions on Hillside Section of Camino Alto
Targeted repairs this fall will make the road safer for cyclists and drivers in advance of a full road repaving project next year.
City Council to Review Miller Avenue Streetscape Project Costs, Plan and Schedule
The Mill Valley City Council, at its October 20 meeting, will receive an update on the long-term Miller Avenue Streetscape Project.

11/20/2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12/10/2014 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12/18/2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1/15/2015 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3/19/2015 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

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Last updated: 8/25/2014 11:11:09 AM