Public Service

The Department of Public Service performs administrative, technical, operational and maintenance activities in support of an estimated $120 million in public infrastructure. The Department strives to protect the City’s investment in its infrastructure and public facilities, plans for future improvements to address changing needs, and ensures the health, safety and quality of life for the citizens of Canal Winchester in the most efficient and cost effective manner.

 The Department of Public Services organized into 7 divisions:
  • Information Technology
  • Parks and Recreation Facilities
  • Stormwater
  • Streets, Lands & Buildings
  • Urban Forestry
  • Water
  • Water Reclamation
Statistics
Included in Public Service is:
  • 48 Centerline miles of streets
  • 62 Miles of sewer pipe
  • 41 Miles of water mains
  • 39 Miles of storm drain pipe
  • 10 Parks with 157 total acres
  • 5 Miles of paved multiuse paths
  • 10 Bridges
  • 8 Culverts


  • 14 Traffic signals
  • 45 Buildings and structures
  • 50 Vehicles and pieces of equipment
  • 475 Street lights
  • 4,500 Street and park trees
  • 17 Landscaped areas