Mission Statement:  

Protecting and providing quality public improvements and services

Vision Statement:  

A Well-Engineered Machine

Department Overview:  

Public Works delivers services and infrastructure to enhance quality of life in Newport Beach.  Through our project delivery team of engineers, support staff and consultants, we do this while managing established schedules and budgets to achieve high quality standards at the best possible value.

The Public Works Department is structured into four branches which total six divisions:

Public Works Organizational Chart

Engineering Services provides expertise relating to traffic operations, transportation management, water quality and environmental interest, and design and construction management for the City’s capital improvement program.  Additionally, Engineering Services provides technical guidance in the Permit Center to help customers with their work in the public right-of-way.

Harbor Operations manages the City's visitor-serving marina at Marina Park, moorings and docks and other harbor amenities.

Harbor Resources oversees resources and activities in Newport Harbor and Upper Newport Bay for life, recreation and commerce.

Administration provides leadership and strategic planning for the department. Core functions include legal, financial, administrative, and records management.

Contact Us

Phone: 949-644-3311
Fax: 949-644-3318
Email: pwinfo@newportbeachca.gov

Regular Office Hours:

Monday-Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


City Hall, Second Floor, Bay D
100 Civic Center Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Mailing Address:

Public Works Department
P.O. Box 1768
Newport Beach, CA 92658


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