Public Works

Welcome to the Marshall Public Works Department

Public Services Street Crew

Our Public Services employees are committed to providing timely and outstanding customer service. If you have any questions, comments or concerns please do not hesitate to contact me or a member of our staff.


J. C. Hughes
Director of Public Services


Department of Public Works Senior Staff:


Laurie Thompson, Administrative Assistant:


903-935-4516 Office Direct


J.C. Hughes, Director of Public Services


903-935-4489 Office Direct

Director of Public Services is responsible for the overall management of the department, coordination with other agencies, and with other city departments; including FEMA flood control measures, loss prevention and safety, property and casualty insurance, mosquito control, street striping, solid waste services, and annual vegetation control measures as well as supervision of the annual street improvement program.


Drainage and Flood Control:

Chris Miles, Assistant Director of Public Services


903-934-7823 Office Direct

The Assistant Director of Public Services is responsible for the daily maintenance of ditches and drainage in the street right-of-way, street storm water structures, and creeks.


Engineering Services:

 John Clark, Office Manager and Mapping Technician


903-935-4407 Office Direct

Location: City Hall 401 South Alamo, Marshall, Texas 75671

Engineering assists in the management, planning, design, and construction of City utility infrastructure, assists developers of construction projects, maintains mapping of all FEMA flood control elevations and locations, maintains mapping of all city facilities and water/wastewater infrastructure, and provides survey locations of water and wastewater piping as well as issuing driveway and culvert permits.



Solid Waste & Recycling Services:

Republic Industries – Gene Keenon

Contact number: 1-800-678-7274


Residential and Commercial solid waste and recycling services, including roll-off and construction waste debris services, and recycling educational programs are provided by Republic Industries under a contractual agreement with the City of Marshall.


The City of Marshall offers a Convenience Station (for residents) located at 2300 Five Notch Road; open Monday - Friday, from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm; and 8:00 a.m. - noon on Saturday. Call 903-935-1004 for information or click this link – Convenience Station.


Street Maintenance Operations:

Chris Miles, Assistant Director of Public Services


903-934-7823 Office Direct

The Assistant Director of Public Services is responsible for the daily operation of street maintenance, patching, and repairs.


Street Sign Maintenance and Installation:

Benny Adams, Sign Technician


903-935-4402 Office Direct

Maintains all street and traffic control signs on city streets in the City of Marshall.


Street Lights – Outages or New Requests:

Street light outage - Call AEP/SWEPCO at 800-218-3919; the pole number (obtained from the oval shaped metal tag located on the street side of the pole) or the street name and block number will be required.


To request a new street light - Call the Engineering Division at 903-935-4407 to request the addition of a new street light or email John Clark at


Traffic Signals – Non-TxDOT Traffic Signals Only

Benny Adams, Traffic Signal Technician


903-935-4402 Office Direct

Maintains all traffic signal controls at city intersections, except signal maintained by TxDOT on state highways.





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