Aaron Jahncke, Director
115 West Pleasant Street
Portage, WI 53901
The Department of Public Works has administrative responsibilities in the area of planning, zoning, and inspection services. Among the services provided to the community by the Department of Public Works are: snow removal, sidewalk replacement/restoration; tree removal; mosquito abatement; street construction/maintenance; storm sewer construction/maintenance; refuse collection; yard waste collection; and sanitary sewer maintenance.
Notice to Commercial Contractors not working within the City Limits:
The drop off site at the City Garage for asphalt and concrete is only available for contractors working on projects for the city.
The brush drop off site on Airport Road is only available for Portage residents.
Notice of Street Improvement within the City Limits for 2019:
The following locations are scheduled for street improvements throughout the year. While notices are mailed to residents of street closures due to road work, temporary NO PARKING signs are installed prior to street maintenance activities such as crack filling, seal coating, tree trimming, street sweeping, etc. If you have any questions, contact City Hall at 608-742-2176.
2019 Fall Clean-Up