Operations & Maintenance

2022 National Public Works Week

National Public Works Week – May 15 through May 21, 2022

National Public Works Week (NPWW) is a celebration of the tens of thousands of men and women in North America who provide and maintain the infrastructure and services collectedly known as “Public Works."  This year's theme, "Ready & Resilient," speaks to the essential nature of Public Works services in support of everyday quality of life.  

 2022 Proclamation

Public Works Operations & Maintenance crews will begin water main flushing on Monday, March 7, 2022. For more information, click here.


The City of Bainbridge Island Public Works Operations and Maintenance Division is responsible for operating and maintaining the City’s water, sewer, storm, street, fleet, and facilities infrastructure. These activities are performed according to local, state, and federal regulations to protect the environment, safeguard public health, and preserve the physical assets of the City.

The division has personnel on call 24/7/365, to provide first response to:

  • City utility emergencies
  • Downed STOP signs
  • Wind and rain storms
  • Snow and ice events

All personnel are cross-trained to handle peak load and emergency events. In addition to these ongoing responsibilities, the division manages small projects and provides engineering, capital, and development support to improve city public works and utilities infrastructure.

Title VI Notice

The City of Bainbridge Island fully complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Acts of 1964 and related statutes and regulations in all programs and activities. Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA): Individuals requiring reasonable accommodations may request written materials in alternate formats, sign language interpreters and physical accessibility accommodations. For more information, contact the City Clerk’s office via email at 206-842-2545.