The Streets and Sanitation Department of the City of Winfield performs a variety of vital services to our citizens. Their responsibilities are varied, and they do their best to see that Winfiield is a clean and pleasant place to live. Among the services provided by the Streets and Sanitation Department are:
Collection of approximately 10 tons of refuse per day from 1,800 households and 96 commercial dumpster accounts and transfer to transfer station or landfill.
Maintain surface of all city streets and roadways.
Maintain litter control on right of way for all city streets and roadways.
Perform all grass trimming, mowing and heavy brush mowing with rotary cutter equipment.
Maintain city sidewalks, welcome signs, City Hall grounds and landscaping.
Maintain traffic signals and all city street signs.
Maintain all service equipment used for the upkeep of streets and city property.
Keep fuel log for fuel consumption by all departments and maintain underground fuel tank.
Perform minor maintenance for all municipal buildings.
Offer heavy brush removal and disposal for Winfield residents.
Install culverts for city streets and driveways located on right of way.
On call for any type of storm damage which requires clearing city streets of debris, including flooding situations.
Maintain decorative lighting posts and globes; change out decorative flags seasonally.
Assist Main Street Program and Winfield Pastime Theater with various services for their respective activities.
Assist with traffic control, trash collection, barricades, etc. during annual Mule Day Festival.
Install and remove the Cityís annual Christmas lighting.
Offer hand pickup for cardboard recycling program and maintain cardboard baler.
Assist with burial plot location in the Winfield City Cemetery.