Public Works


The Department of Public Works is responsible for developing and maintaining the Parish’s infrastructure, which encompasses many areas. The department has six divisions:

  • Administration
  • Engineering
  • Fleet Maintenance
  • Permits
  • Solid Waste
  • Street Maintenance


Some of the following functions are included:

  • The design and construction of Parish roads and bridges
  • Road drainage
  • Solid waste collection and hauling
  • Construction permit office
  • Engineering and subdivision plan review and approval
  • Property standards violations
  • Haul road monitoring
  • Zoning

Regional Partnerships

Parish roads and drainage maintenance are handled by the Public Works regional offices in Vivian and Springridge, Louisiana.

Within budgetary and legal constraints, the Public Works Department provides basic assistance to ensure the safety and welfare of the citizens and visitors of Caddo Parish.

Road / Bridge Issues and Concerns

If you experience an issue or concern regarding drainage or the well-being of a Parish road or bridge, immediately notify any Parish worker and/or any private contractor on-site. If none are available, please contact the Caddo Parish Public Works Department at 318-226-6930.