Public Works

Department Contact

1800 E. State Road

410 Abbot Road (mail address)

Phone: (517) 337-9459

Fax: (517) 337-3943

Mon-Fri (8 a.m.-5 p.m.)




Welcome to the Department of Public Works and Environmental Services (DPW). DPW provides engineering, sanitation, transportation, water and sewer services to the community. The mission of the department is to work as a team to provide the highest quality service to the community.


  • Lower My Bill - Get tips to lower your energy bill! A Lansing Board of Water & Light energy specialist will teach homeowners ways to save energy in the basement, around windows, with appliances, etc. Call (517) 337-0422 x3 to schedule a free visit.
  • Curbside Journal (Spring/Summer 2014) - Download the Curbside Journal and learn about yard waste pickup, recycling, special recycling events and much more.
  • Miss Dig - Are you putting in a deck, fence, landscaping or other project in your yard? Before you dig, contact Miss Dig to have underground utilities marked. Click on to download the Homeowners Locate Request Form or call 811. The service is free.
  • Reporting Street Light Outages - Please note that the Lansing Board of Water & Light maintains streets lights throughout the City of East Lansing. To report any outages or problems please call BWL at (517) 702-6317.




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