Public Service Director
The Department of Public Service is responsible for overseeing and coordinating the activities of the following divisions:
The Department of Public Service is responsible for coordinating the blight sweeps with the divisions involved. Also, the Public Service Department is responsible for the Nuisance Abatement Program, in which hearings are held regarding vacant, dilapidated or unsafe structures. The issues are resolved either by rehabilitation or by demolition.
If an issue can not be resolved first directly through the proper division, then please call the Public Service Department at (586) 574-4604 for assistance.
For non working street lights, please call (586) 574-4662.
For snow removal, please refer to the Department of Public Works or Property Maintenance Division web page.
For rubbish/compost pick up questions, please refer to Sanitation’s web page or call (586) 775-1400.
Q & A about Poison Hemlock:
Why are they not treating for Poison Hemlock at this time?