Public Works Support Services Section provides clerical, administrative support and contract administration functions for Public Works. Management and oversight are also provided for Transit, the City's Recycling Center and maintaining the department's Accreditation status with the American Public Works Association (APWA).
For additional information or questions regarding Public Works Transit & Support Services please review the topics below.
What is the process to request a new sidewalk in my neighborhood?
At the September 29, 2020 meeting, the City Council approved a resolution adopting the Local Streets New Sidewalk Installation Guideline. The guideline provides a process for affected residents to initiate a formal request to the City for the installation of a new sidewalk on a local City street.
Is the City's Recycling Center open?
The Highland Park Recycling Center is open year-round on normal business days:
- Every Tuesday and the first Saturday of each month from 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
When will my garbage be picked up?
If your garbage or recycling was not picked up on its scheduled service day, between 7 AM and 4 PM, please call a LRS Service Representative at 773.685.8811 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a service.
Additional information regarding garbage/recycling collection service may be found at Residential Refuse and Recycling.
Does the City currently have any projects out to bid?
Current projects out to bid are published on the City's website Bid/RFPs . Information on past projects can also be found here.
How do I find bid results for a City Project?
The City utilizes QuestCDN, an online bidding program, for bidding most projects. Results following the bid opening date are available by selecting the 'Project Results' tab on QuestCDN.