City of San Carlos - Public Works


Welcome to the Public Works Department

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The Public Works Department is comprised of Engineering and Maintenance Divisions, and is responsible for the design, construction, contract administration, permitting and overall maintenance and operation of the City's infrastructures.  Click here to contact the Public Works Department counter here for a list of Frequently Asked Questions.

Full service Engineering counter hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon. Limited service is offered and appointments can be made after 1:00pm.  Check out the links below for Engineering Division services, programs, and more. The Engineering Department can be reached at (650) 802-4200.

        For non-emergency service requests (potholes, lighting malfunctions, public records requests, etc.) please use the City's new online application, Inform San Carlos.  The request will be routed to the correct administrator during normal business hours, M-F, 8am – 5pm. Your service requests will be responded to quickly and efficiently, and you'll be notified the second they are resolved!

Streets & Traffic 

 Sidewalk Program

 Standards, Specs. & Details



 Stormwater Program



 Master Plans & Department Reports

 Construction Updates and CIP Projects

Development Services


Bids & Notices

The Maintenance Division is located at the Corporation Yard (1000 Bransten Road) San Carlos, and is open Monday-Friday from 7:30am to 3:30pm. Check out the links below for Maintenance Division services, programs, and more.


 Garbage & Recycling




Parks & Facilities


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