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Public Works

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The Public Works Department provides a diverse range of services in order to maintain a quality community. Responsibilities include care of streets and storm drains, the sewer system, the City’s’ fleet of vehicles and equipment; City parks and facilities, environmental protection efforts, and maintaining other important infrastructure.

Public Works Useful Information 

Sewer Services

  • SEWER EMERGENCY  (sewer spill, manhole cover, other) P. 760.726.6328
  • After Hours/Weekend sewer emergencies (sewer spill, manhole cover, other) P: 760.825.3135.
  •  Sewer related non-emergency P: 760.643.5468
  • Sewer Billing (Finance Department) P. 760.643.5364

Trash & Recycling


Public Works Department 
 P: 760.639.6177   l   1165 E. Taylor Street, Vista, CA 92084 

Report a Problem: Graffiti, pothole, streetlight out, traffic signal: 760.639.6177 or Online service request.
Domestic / Freshwater Problem on Private Property: 760.597.3100
Know What's Below: Call Before You Dig: Call 811 or website