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The Public Works Department maintains and operates the Village water, waste water and sewer, storm sewer systems, and maintenance of residential roads and parkways under the Village's jurisdiction:
 
Responsibilities:
  • Maintain and operate more than 53 miles of sanitary sewers.
  • Maintain and operate two wastewater treatment facilities and the treatment of 510 million gallons of sanitary sewage annually.
  • Maintain and operate 11 wastewater pumping stations.
  • Maintain and operate over 51 miles of water mains.
  • Maintain and operate 728 fire hydrants.
  • Operate 2 elevated water storage tanks storing 1,250,000 gallons.
  • Maintain six water supply well houses, ten wells for the delivery of 401 million gallons of drinking water.
  • Maintain 4,549 b-box valves and water meters.
  • Maintain and snowplow 94.3 lane miles of streets.
  • Maintain 5,312 parkway trees.
  • Maintain 134 Village-owned streetlights.

News

  • 2018 Lindenhurst Contractual Pavement Patching (pdf)
    Lindenhurst Public Works will begin Contractual Pavement Patching beginning the week of September 17th; weather permitting. This work consists of removing 4 inches of bituminous asphalt from the roadway and replacing with new bituminous asphalt to t...
  • Public Notice: Water Violation on 08/2017 (pdf)
    Our water system violated two drinking water standards over the past year. Even though these were not emergencies, as our customers, you have a right to know what happened and what we did to correct these situations.
  • Shred and Recycling Event (pdf)
    Saturday, August 18, 2018, 9 am - 12 pm at the Lindenhurst Waste Water Treatment Facility. 2060 Grass Lake Rd. Lindenhurst, IL 60046. Free shred services. Latex paint recycling for a small fee. Collecting eye glasses, hearing aids and sho