Sanitation parking lot with Public Works trucks and equipment parked.
Dock in a canal with houses in the background,
Police directing traffic while Public Works repairs road.

The Public Works Department is a diverse group of divisions responsible for providing services in the areas of maintenance, construction, operations and engineering support for the City's infrastructure.

Notice of Routine Repairs at Signalized Intersections
within the City of Punta Gorda
Punta Gorda, Fla. (July 18, 2019) – Travelers may experience lane closures, intermittent, slow-moving traffic and/or temporary delays on Thursday, July 18 between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. (weather permitting) at three signalized intersections:

  • Southbound U.S. 41 at Virginia Avenue
  • U.S. 41 at Airport Road
  • U.S. 41 at Aqui Esta Drive

 Travelers should allow extra time when planning to travel through this area.
The Public Works Department reminds motorists to remain alert at all times and to exercise caution when traveling in the vicinity of construction zones. 
For information, contact Tracy Doherty at 941-575-3643 or








Public Works provides these services:

Canal Maintenance

Drainage and Stormwater Maintenance

Parks and Grounds


Right of Way

Street Lighting