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Office Hours
Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m

City of Opelika, Public Works Department
700 Fox Trail (Administration)
Opelika, Alabama 36801

700 Fox Trail (Administration)
Opelika, Alabama 36801

Phone: (334) 705-5400
Fax: (334) 705-5452

Email: contact form

Most of the city’s public works functions are contracted out to, and managed by, ESG Operations, Inc. and their “Team Opelika” crews. This department of the city has ten major divisions, which include the public works divisions of grounds keeping, streets maintenance, public cemeteries, waste water collection and treatment, automotive services and building maintenance.  The Public Works Department is under the leadership of Director Michael Hilyer.  The administrative offices for the Opelika Public Works Department are housed in the facilities located at 700 Fox Trail. 

If you have questions for, or need information about, any public works related topic, please feel free to contact us by one of the following ways:  

Public Works Administration Offices           (334) 705-5400
Cemetery Division                                       (334) 705-5445

To view what individual divisions do for the community, click on the name(s) below:

Automotive Division
Building Maintenance Division
Cemetery Division
Groundskeeping Division
Park Maintenance
Sign Division
Street Division
Waste Water Collection / Treatment Divisions