Contact Public Works O&M

During Office Hours

Monday - Friday

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

(530) 894-4200

Outside of Office Hours

Chico PD Dispatch

(530) 897-4911

Email: Right of Way

Office Location

Public Works O&M

965 Fir Street

Chico, CA 95928

Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Division

The Operations and Maintenance Division maintains safe, efficient, and reliable street, storm drain, sewer collection and wastewater treatment facilities. Neighborhoods are enhanced by performing regular street cleaning and the removal of leaves. The Division also provides City government with a well-maintained fleet of equipment, maintains and operates the Water Pollution Control Plant, and maintains City-owned buildings/facilities.


For the following emergencies, please call us at the phone numbers listed above

  • Flooding
  • Traffic signals out or not operating properly
  • Missing, or damaged stop signs
  • Downed trees in the road
  • Manholes overflowing
  • Sewer or storm line backups
  • Missing manhole covers
  • Missing storm drain grate