Public Works

The Public Works Department is dedicated to planning, developing and maintaining the County’s infrastructure, solid waste program, facilities, benefit districts and other services in a manner which provides safe travel for the general public and enhances the quality of life in Riley County.

Public Notices / Road Construction

Find out about current Public Notices and construction projects in Riley County on our Road Construction Projects page.


Sewer and Water district information and resources.

Dust Reduction Application

Completed the Dust Reduction Application and return to the Public Works Admininstrative Office along with the fee by April 30, 2022.

  1. July 2022 Employee of the Month - Alvin Perez

    Alvin Perez started his career planning to be a carpenter and has spent time as a truck driver, heavy equipment operator, road supervisor, highway administrator, project manager, street superintendent, and bridge builder. Read on...
  2. Public Works Buildings and Equipment Damaged in June 11 Storm

    An outbuilding that sheltered vehicles and equipment for the Noxious Weed Division sustained the most damage, with an estimated loss of $2.7 million to the structure and equipment. Read on...
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