The Public Works Department, governed by the City of Orange Beach in Alabama, operates a water reclamation facility. It also administers street and sewer divisions. The department s street division is responsible for maintaining streets and rights-of-ways in the city. The division provides mowing, trash pickup and drainage ditch maintenance services. It maintains the city s vehicles and equipment. The sewer department is engaged in the treatment of wastewater. The City of Orange Beach operates animal rescue, electricity, education, engineering, finance, fire, economic development, planning and building, and business and commerce departments. It also operates forestry, police, purchasing, real estate, recycling, and parks and recreation departments.