The Public Works Department, administered by the City of Sanford, consists of more than 10 divisions and over 130 employees. The department operates a water treatment plant that serves daily water supply to the residents of the city. Its engineering division supervises engineering design and plan review of extensions of water, sewer and street systems. The Public Works Department also operates a wastewater construction and maintenance division that offers cleaning services of sewer mains, as well as mowing and maintaining of rights-of-way. Its fleet maintenance division manages nearly 250 vehicles and motorized equipment. The department additionally operates wastewater treatment plant. The Public Works Department is located in Sanford, N.C.