PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT

1044 N. Lincoln

Colville, WA  99114

(509) 684-2244

(509) 684-1130 Fax

Statewide TDD Relay Service 1-800-833-6388

 

Business Hours are Monday - Friday

7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

 

The Public Works Department maintains and constructs or contracts all water and sewer facilities within the City. 

Responsibilities include operation and maintenance of the City's water reservoirs, lines, pumps, hydrants, lift stations, booster stations, and purification equipment. In addition, the sewage treatment plant and sewer lines are dealt with by this department and laboratory testing of wastewater and specified ground water is conducted for the City of Colville and, on a fee basis, for three other cities.

 

The Public Works Department works with contractors during new construction. Maintains meters and provides meter readings for billing on a monthly basis, and is responsible for delinquent account collections.

 

The Public Works Department is required to be certified in all areas mandated by City, State and Federal regulatory agencies, which pertain to water and sewer functions.  It is the Public Works Department's responsibility to ascertain that the City remains in compliance with all government agency requirements.

 

The Public Works Director works with consulting firms in the preparation of studies, designs standards, plans and specifications, property descriptions and inspection services, and provides field engineering services, grant writing and record keeping. The Water Department is also responsible for building and pool maintenance for the City's Recreation Department and other departments as directed by the Mayor.

 

 

Jeffery Cochran, Public Works Director

jcochran@colville.wa.us

 

Erica Schauls, Administrative Assistant

erica@colville.wa.us

Tara Miller, Municipal Services Secretary/Receptionist

Ron Frostad, Municipal Services Technician

ronf@colville.wa.us

Jim Strong, Water/Sewer Supervisor

Scott Schauls, Backflow Assembly Tester/ Inspector

Scott Thomas, Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator III

Vicky McCanna, Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator II

Chris Larson, Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator I

 

Water/Sewer Specialists:

Mark Hurst

Cletis Lundquist

Joe Merrill

Kyle Long

 


 2017 Solid Waste Rate Ordinance

 

2017 Utility Rates

 

 

Utility Services

 

FAQ

 

2016 Consumer Confidence Report

 

Small Works Roster

 

Projects Awarded from Small

Works Roster

 

Limited Public Works Projects

 


 

 

 

 


 

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MISSION STATEMENT

In partnership with its citizens, businesses and service organizations, the City of Colville will facilitate a forward-looking, people-friendly community that champions our community’s diversity and respects the individual.