Department of Public Works

The Cuyahoga County Department of Public Works provides a safe and efficient infrastructure system for residents, employees, businesses, and visitors of Cuyahoga County. The key function of the Public Works Department is to build and maintain public infrastructure and facilities.

Popular Services

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Access documents & information related to bridge, highway, sanitary, & other construction.


 Courthouse Rentals

Facility rentals at the Old Courthouse. Book your wedding or special event!


 Sewer Maintenance

Public Works provides maintenance services for sewers throughout the County.


Construction Updates

Pleasant Valley Road Bridges - City of Independence & Village of Valley View
Contractor: The Ruhlin Company

County: Mike Cotter 330-590-3145
Start Date: 11-01-2023
Notice To Proceed Date: 11-01-2023
Completion Date:
Scheduled Completion Date: 11-01-2026
Anticipated Completion Date: 11-01-2023
Project Amount($): $28,771,797.70
Contract Award Amount($): $28,771,797.70
Estimated Cost To Completion($):
Approved Contract Increases($):
Approved Contract Decreases($):

January 16, 2024

  • Traffic zone has been set up.
  • Detour Implementation.
  • Temporary signals.
  • Erosion control.
  • Guardrail removal.


    Expected in the upcoming weeks:

  • Guardrail removal.
  • Erosion control.
  • Clearing and grubbing
  • Access road installation.
  • Portage trail installation.