Public Works

The mission of the Public Works Department is to provide quality services that support the infrastructure demands of the City of Temecula and enhance the safety, welfare and aesthetic environment of the residents, businesses and visitors. This is accomplished through the development and maintenance of City streets, sidewalks, traffic systems, bike lanes, parks, buildings, trails and drainage facilities; professional engineering oversight of public and private improvement projects; and implementation of erosion/sediment controls and storm water quality measures.
  1. Administration & Special Projects

    The Administration and Special Projects Program within the Public Works Department provides coordination with other agencies and organizations involved in transportation, flood control, sanitary sewer, and water distribution.

  2. Capital Improvement Projects (CIP)

    The Capital Improvement Division provides administration of the city's 5 year capital improvement program (CIP). This division oversees the turnkey contract management operation of circulation, infrastructure, Community Services and Redevelopment Agency projects, from project initiation to contract closeout.

  3. Engineering & Construction Manual

    The Engineering and Construction Manual replaces the previously approved Grading Manual.

  4. French Valley Parkway Interchange

    The purpose of the French Valley Parkway Interchange is to reduce congestion and improve safety by relieving the I-15/Winchester Road interchange and minimizing weaving movements on I-15 between Winchester Road and the I-15/I-215 Junction.

  5. Improvement Standard Drawings

    Download Improvement Standard Drawings.

  6. Land Development

    The Land Development Division in the Department of Public Works provides for the review and engineering approval of all proposed private developments and residential/commercial subdivisions to ensure compliance with regulations.

  7. Murrieta Creek Flood Control Project

    Learn about the Murrieta Creek Flood Control Project, an Environmental Restoration and Recreation Project.

  8. Public Works Maintenance Division

    The Maintenance Division within the Public Works Department is responsible for maintenance activities ranging from street repair to graffiti removal on public property.

  9. T.R.I.P. Report

    The purpose of the T.R.I.P. Report (Traffic Restrictions in Progress) is to advise citizens of conditions affecting traffic flow within the City.

  10. Traffic Engineering

    The Traffic Engineering Division is responsible for day-to-day traffic operations, safety issues, and future transportation needs.

  11. Water Quality & Stormwater

    The City of Temecula is committed to improving water quality by implementing programs that systematically reduce and eliminate pollutants from urban runoff (e.g. grease, oil, pesticide, fertilizer, paint, pet waste, trash, sediment, etc.) before reaching our local creeks.