Public Works

  1. Community Invited to Attend "Big Trucks" Open House on May 19

    The City of Edina will host a “Big Trucks” open house 4-7 p.m. Thursday, May 19, at the Public Works & Park Maintenance Facility, 7450 Metro Blvd. Read on...
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Edina's infrastructure, its streets and curbs, storm and sanitary sewers, bridges, water mains, hydrants, pumping stations and wells (all the behind-the-scenes equipment and structures that form the physical backbone of the City), are in the care of the employees of Edina's Public Works Department. Those include: 

  • 230 miles of roadway
  • 18 deep water wells
  • 4 water treatment plants
  • 4 water towers with a total capacity of 3 million gallons
  • 4 million gallons of water in underground reservoir
  • 23 sanitary sewer lift stations
  • 11 storm sewer lift stations
  • 80 miles of storm sewer mains
  • 180 miles of sanitary sewer mains
  • 200 miles of water mains
  • $8 million in vehicles and equipment, including mowers, trucks of every description, snowplows, street sweepers, fire trucks, ambulances and police cars.

The Public Works Pipeline is published twice a year to keep residents informed on water quality, street construction, snowplowing and seasonal hazards. Summer issues include the annual report on the quality of drinking water in Edina.