The Public Works Department includes a director and foreman, two inspectors, and 15 crew personnel. The Department is responsible for maintaining 43 miles of traffic lanes within the corporate limits, 6,780 feet of storm sewer lines, 139 pieces of Town equipment, a cemetery, two public parks, a walking trail, and watering the flower pots on King Street and several flower beds installed by Hometown Strasburg. Public Works also administers fall leaf collection and Christmas tree pickup.
The Department of Public Works maintains and repairs all sanitary sewer and water distribution lines that have been accepted into the Town's system. The sewer system consists of more than 102,000 linear feet of gravity sewer lines, and the water system consists of more than 98,000 linear feet of water main. The department is also responsible for new service installations, fire hydrant maintenance, and locating water and sewer lines for contractors working in the Town's service area.
The Department also completes street maintenance which includes sign repair, pavement marking, curb painting, pothole filling, shoulder washouts, and snow removal.
Mark Gundersen, Director of Public Works; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Chuck Mohr, Superintendent; e-mail: email@example.com
Ray Heishman, Superintendent; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rob Scott, Water and Sewer Crew leader; e-mail: email@example.com
Dennis Palmer, Street Foreman; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgTown Shop 495 Miller Drive Strasburg, Va. 22657 Phone: (540) 465-3025
Town Office 174 E King St P.O. Box 351 Strasburg, Va. 22657 Phone: (540) 465-9197
For after hour emergency assistance (water main breaks, sewer back-ups, etc.), please call 911. The on-call crew will be dispatched to the location of the emergency.