The Public Works Operations is an important part of the Public Works Department and takes great pride in keeping streets maintained and safe for all Newton residents. The many responsibilities of this division include:
Maintain city roads and streets.
Repair potholes, manholes, storm sewers and catch basins
Install and maintain road signs
Remove snow as well as sand/salt streets
To report malfunctioning or damaged traffic signs and signals, potholes, and sod/grass damage by a snowplow, call Public Works at (641) 792-6622 or use our online Request Tracker to submit your report.