Public Works Department

Department of Public WorksLafayette Consolidated Government’s Public Works Department encompasses 295 employees who are responsible for a wealth of progress in our community.

The Department’s several divisions have put these monies to work in projects that benefit the Parish of Lafayette. These divisions are:

Director's Office

Operations and Maintenance Division

Development and Environmental Divisions



To provide for the Engineering, Construction and Maintenance of Buildings, Streets, Bridges and Drainage Systems and Fleet Maintenance for Vehicles and Equipment, as well as providing for a quality infrastructure and environment in an efficient and cost-effective manner.