Public Works

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       Be prepared for winter weather. Prepare your home and your car for winter emergencies. 
  • Home: Keep 3 days worth of food and water supplies for each person.
  • Have a small stash of cash in case ATMs are down
  • Prepare an emergency form of heat in case of power outages
  • Fill up gas tanks before going out
  • Car: Store clothing (hat, gloves, blanket) in car
  • Keep a flashlight and a small supply of non-perishable snacks
  • Stay off the roads to allow plows to keep roads clear
  • How to build and emergency kit here 

    Mission:
    The mission of the Public Works Department is to maintain and enhance the quality of life for residents, businesses and visitors by providing a wide range of services and programs to include but not limited to: 


The Department’s goals are to:
Provide consistent, quality service; maintain clean neighborhoods and safe streets and sidewalks for pedestrians, motorists, and visitors.

  • Use a sustainable and proactive approach to provide services in order to maintain the quality of life our residents, businesses and visitors have come to expect.
  • Operate and maintain clean, accessible, vibrant public spaces.
  • To always instill a sense of pride in our work and to uphold a strong commitment to excellence in the method and delivery of service to our customers.
Contact Us
Raya Nickerson, Program Manager, (703) 221-3400 Ext 119
Jonet Prevost-White, Director of Public Works, (703) 221-3400 Ext 117
17739 Main Street, Suite 200

Dumfries, VA 22026
Main Number: (703)  221-3400, press 4 at the prompt