Public Works Divisions


  • Day to Day Administration of Public Works Department
  • Permitting and Regulatory Matters
  • Administration of Traffic Signal Maintenance Agreement with Cape May County
  • Administration of City Wide Cleaning Contract
  • Compliance with NJDEP, PEOSHA, NJ Fish & Wildlife, NJ State Fire etc.
  • Administration of Residential Trash and Recycling Collection Contract
  • Administration of Maintenance Contracts (Fire Alarm, Elevators, HVAC, etc.)
  • Administration of City Wide Cleaning Contract
  • Rest Room Operations
  • Material Receiving and Delivery
  • Coordination with and Support of Office of Emergency Management

Sanitation/Receiving Operations

  • Beach and Beach Access Maintenance and Dune Protection
  • Sanitation (City Facilities, Playgrounds, Beach and Boardwalk are cleaned by City Staff)
  • Boardwalk, Downtown and Various City Site Trash collection
  • Street Sweeping
  • Compliance with Beach Management and Maintenance Plans

Facilities Maintenance & Operations

  • Building Systems Maintenance (Electric, Plumbing, some HVAC)
  • Park, Garden Plot and Recreation Facility Maintenance
  • Athletic Field Maintenance (Includes Most Fields used by OC School Board)
  • Capital Project Support
  • Building Upgrades
  • Irrigation maintenance
  • Indoor Air Quality Compliance

Field Operations

  • Streets and Storm Water System Maintenance
  • Boardwalk Inspection, Maintenance, & Construction
  • Signs and Lines Installation and Maintenance (Traffic, Ordinance, Parking, Safety, etc.)
  • Parking Meter Installation and Maintenance
  • Compliance with NJDEP Regulation (Water, Storm Water Air, etc.)
  • Capital Project Support
  • Building Maintenance and Upgrades

Fleet Operations

  • Maintenance of City Wide Fleet including All Cars, Trucks and Equipment with the Exception of the First line Fire Trucks

 City Wide Operations /All Departments

  • Special Event Support Including; Set Up, Break Down, and Clean Up
  • Storm Response (Snow, Ice, Flooding, etc.)
  • Coordinated Support for Other City Departments

Henry S. Knight Building
115 12th Street

Ocean City NJ 08226
609-399-6111 ext 9710

Monday - Friday  8:30a - 4:30p

115 East 12th Street
Ocean City,

Monday - Friday
8:45a - 4:30