Public Works

Department Overview

Trash Truck

The City of Beachwood Public Works Department is responsible for:

  • Rubbish and recycling collection
  • Snow removal
  • Street sign maintenance
  • Sidewalk replacement
  • Road and sewer construction, repair and maintenance
  • Landscaping and maintenance of Parks and City property including trees, shrubs, flowers and grass
  • Building Maintenance
  • Replacement and maintenance of tree lawn trees
  • Animal control services for City and resident’s properties

In 2019 Beachwood Public Works Department completed the following:

  • Picked up 3429.41 tons of rubbish
  • Picked up 704.55 tons of recycling
  • Completed 3,065 special pick ups for rubbish and recycling
  • Picked up 602.77 tons of leaves from resident tree lawns
  • Picked up 450.14 tons of brush from resident tree lawns
  • Collected 7.98 tons of computers for recycling
  • Collected 4.85 tons of tires
  • Collected 1.03 tons of Household Hazardous Waste
  • Picked up 74 appliances for recycling
  • Picked up 175 dead animals
  • Caught 30 skunks
  • Made 93 tree lawn repairs
  • Repaired or replaced over 65 road signs
  • Cleaned 187 catch basins
  • Repaired 23 catch basins
  • Completed 390 sewer work requests
  • Televised 300 sewer laterals
  • Used 61.51 tons of asphalt to repair roads
  • Used 404.75 tons of concrete for road repairs and building Barkwood
  • Planted 221 trees
  • Pruned, and maintained 4208 trees

Tips for Recycling All of Those Cardboard Boxes:

It’s Time to Recycle Cardboard (PDF)