PUBLIC WORKS MAINTENANCE

Responsibilities & Services
The Department of Public Works is responsible for the maintenance of $450 million of public infrastructure. By properly maintaining that infrastructure the department protects the public’s safety and improves the quality of life for the citizens of La Mesa.

The Department is responsible for:
  • 153 miles of streets
  • 150 miles of sewer pipe
  • 14 parks
  • 58 traffic signals
  • 6,000 signs
  • 53 miles of storm drain pipe
  • 37 buildings
  • 214 vehicles and equipment
  • 1,265 street lights
  • 10,164 street and park trees

Contact Us


Public Works Operations
 
8152 Commercial St
La Mesa, CA  91942

Phone: 619.667.1450
Fax: 619.466.5984

  1. **Courtesy Notice**

    A Caltrans construction project on a six-mile section of Interstate 8, both eastbound and westbound, beginning east of Spring Street in La Mesa to Mollison Avenue in El Cajon. The project will begin November 2022 and continue through summer 2023. Additional Info...
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