Department of Public Works

The Wilkes-Barre City Department of Public Works (DPW) has a wide array of responsibilities, including:

  • Curbside collection of garbage, recycling, and yard waste
  • General maintenance and cleaning of city streets
  • Placement and maintenance of various road signs
  • Maintenance and repair of sewers and storm drains
  • Maintenance of City-owned parks and cemeteries
  • Snow removal and salting of roads
To report a problem, please call DPW at 570.208.4240 or report the issue online.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
David Iskra Dispatcher 570.208.4240
David Lewis Sewer & Drains Specialist 570.208.4245