The City of Easton's Public Works Department offers a variety of services to the residents. It undertakes wastewater treatment, garbage collection and recycling, and maintenance of street and traffic lights. The department manages conveyance systems, highways and roads, parks and recreation facilities. It provides 24-hour online information about snow plowing schedules, drinking water and parking facilities. Its engineering bureau offers instructions and information about permits. In addition to that, it organizes several community outreach programs, such as street sweeping, tree planting and refuge pickups and recycling. The City of Easton has various other departments, including fire, police, planning and development, and taxes and fees. The public works department is located in Easton, Pa.