Public Works / Transportation

Keeping Aventura Beautiful

Public Works / Transportation maintains all public property (including the public streets, facilities, right-of-ways and medians) within the City limits and is responsible for storm water maintenance. The Public Works / Transportation Department issues permits for all utility work within the public right-of-way in the City, and is also responsible for fleet maintenance. Please refer to Public Works / Transportation permits, Public Works Permit Application (PDF), and Public Works Permit Fees Schedule (PDF). This department also reviews engineering plans, and coordinates with the County on all traffic matters. View the ADA Transition Plan Public Rights of Way (PDF).

Public Works Truck


The department also performs numerous City wide projects providing technical and operational support to all City department needs.

In keeping with the City’s philosophy of operating the government as a business, most of the public services are provided by contracting services to the private sector.

  • Beautification, landscaping, and irrigation
  • Capital projects
  • City transportation system
  • Engineering services
  • Facilities maintenance
  • Median and right-of-way maintenance
  • Recycling/Solid waste removal
  • Stormwater drainage maintenance
  • Street lighting
  • Streets and sidewalk repair