Public Works

The Public Works Department is the City of Galveston's largest department and includes a number of different divisions to serve you:

  • Municipal Utilities - Water & Sewer
  • Management Services - Construction
  • Pretreatment & Wastewater Treatment
  • Water Supply
  • Drainage & Recycling
  • Sanitation
  • Streets & Traffic
  • Engineering
  • Plumbing

For all inquiries regarding utility billing, water meter(s), and account information as well as service activation or disconnection, please visit the Utility Billing Division page.

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  1. Public Works


    Physical Address
    823 Rosenberg
    Room 205
    Galveston, TX 77550

    Phone: 409-797-3630
    Fax: 409-356-4007

    After Hours Emergencies
    Experiencing a water, sewer, drainage, traffic, or streets emergency after hours, on a weekend, or a holiday?
    Please call 409-797-3971.