Public Works


Keith L. Walker, Director of DPW
Department of Public Works
101 Newton Avenue
Camden, New Jersey 08102
Public Works General Services
Parks & Open Spaces
American Water – Contract Services
Street Sweeping Schedule
Leaf Collection Schedule
Trash Collection Schedule
AWCS Web Site
Sustainable New Jersey

It is the charge of the Mayor’s Administration to provide a living environment that is clean, pristine and comfortable for residents of the city. As the Director of Public Works, my primary focus is to ensure that this mandate is carried out and that Camden’s environment is a source of pride for its residents.

The Department of Public Works, the Director’s Office handles all administrative functions of the Department of Public Works. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Radio Dispatching
  • Time Keeping
  • Payroll
  • Billing
  • Purchasing
  • Complaint Intake
  • Budgeting
  • Reports

The Public Works Hotline was established as a means for the public to report any unsafe condition needing immediate attention. It can be accessed 24 hours a day. The hotline is manned Monday – Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.