Norfolk Public Works Department offers a variety of residential and commercial services. It provides building, finance, fire security, human resource management, legal, police security, and parks and recreational services. It provides construction and maintenance services of buildings and facilities that includes zoning, energy conservation and ensuring accessibility for the physically challenged. The department also provides services that include street construction, traffic management and constructing storm water system and waste collection systems. Its other services include drafting comprehensive plans, and subdivision and shoreline ordinances. It also offers finance services, such as wealth management in compliance with federal, state and local laws. The department provides 24-hour health, security and emergency services. Norfolk Public Works Department is governed by and located in the city of Norfolk in Virginia.