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Welcome to the Department of Public Works. We hope we are able to provide information and answer any questions you may have about our department and services through these web pages. We invite your comments and encourage you to contact us.

Our Mission
The mission of the Department of Public Works is to manage, maintain and operate public facilities and public rights-of-way. Our primary responsibilities include engineering, development reviews, streets, storm drains, street lights, traffic signals, sewage collection and public buildings.

Please select from the following:

To report a problem with a streetlight or traffic signal, please note the pole number and location, and contact us.

Sewer System Management Plan SSMP update adopted by Council on February 4, 2013. Click here to go to the SSMP page.
Sanitary Sewer Overflow Response Plan Click here to go to the SSORP page.
Sewage Spill Reduction Action Plan

Click here for the October 2008 version.
Click here for the version updated in August 2009

Arroyo Corte Madera Del Presidio Flood Study Draft Flood Study
Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan Update Advisory Committee To view the Mill Valley Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan that was adopted by City Council on April 19, 2009, please click here for Section 1 and here for Section 2 (Appendices).  For the Bicycle & Pedestrian Plan Executive Summary, please click here.

Marin Map

The City of Mill Valley belongs to a consortium of public agencies called Marinmap, formed to share mapping data and enhance public access to information online. Using Geographic Information Systems, or GIS, it displays information such as boundaries for cities and special districts and parcel and street data. In the future, more and more information will be available via GIS. The Marinmap web address is The "Marinmap GIS Application" link takes you to a "Public Link," which generates countywide maps. 
Looking for Mediation Services? The City of Mill Valley participates in the County of Marin Mediation Services Program to offer mediation services to residents of the City of Mill Valley. Click here to learn more. Mediation thumbnail
Learn more about the Cash for Sewers Program! Sewer Pipe

Road/Lane Closures Week of September 22, 2014
Roads Impacted: Corte Madera Ave, Edgewood Ave, Hillside, Laurel St, Lovell Ave, Miller Ave, Tamalpais Ave, Throckmorton Ave.
City Preps Restriping on Miller Avenue to Test Back-in Parking
The City of Mill Valley is set to test back-in angled parking along one stretch of the roadway, starting this week.
Road/Lane Closures Week of September 15, 2014
Roads Impacted: Camino Alto, Cascade Drive, Echo Lane, Edgewood Ave, Elinor Ave, Hillside, Janes St, Lovell Ave, Miller Ave, Molino Ave.
Multi-Use Path Safety Concerns and Actions
The City of Mill Valley is taking action to address the accident which occurred last weekend on the Multi-Use Path.
Broken Hydrant on Throckmorton Ave
A broken hydrant at 173 Throckmorton Ave has been quickly shut down by MMWD.

10/8/2014 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
10/16/2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11/20/2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12/10/2014 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12/18/2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

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Last updated: 8/25/2014 11:11:09 AM