Public Works


The Shorewood Department of Public Works (DPW) provides a diverse and varied assortment of services to the community through its collections, forestry, horticulture, electrical, building maintenance, streets and vehicle maintenance divisions. 

The Shorewood DPW includes the Shorewood Water Works and the Shorewood Sewer Utility. DPW staff also administer contracts for the provision of recycling, lawn maintenance, and construction services to the Village.

Click here to visit the DPW Facility Needs & Site Evaluation page.

The mission of the Department of Public Works is to provide the highest level of public service possible to Shorewood residents and to keep all village property, pertinent, infrastructure and vehicles in proper maintenance and repair. This mission is accomplished through the judicious use of department personnel and equipment.