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​​​ Sixth floor, 301 E. Huron Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Sue McCormick,
Interim Public Services Administrator

734.794.6000 x43102​
Fax: 734.994.1816

2023 Year in Review


This year in rev​iew​ provides a year-to-date status of operating and capital budgets, summarize major grants received, describe several significant initiatives that are underway, and a timeline of milestone events.​


The Public Services Administration provides leadership, administrative, budgetary and communications support for the five units that provide services for the City of Ann Arbor. ​


The Engineering unit provides services including design and construction management, construction inspection, and traffic and transportation engineering. The unit also focuses on the City’s capital improvement projects.

​Public works 

The Public Works unit is responsible for routine maintenance of the majority of the Ann Arbor's above- and​ below-ground infrastructure including, the drinking water distribution​ system, water meters​​, sanitary and storm water collection systems and streets and public trees. Public works also pr​ovides essential services to the city including trash and compost collection while also overseeing the city's recycling contract.​​​​

Systems planning​ ​

The Systems Planning unit is a unique collaboration that brings together multiple departments within the city to coordinate asset management and maintain a long-term plan for sustaining Ann Arbor's infrastructure. 

Water resource recovery

The Water Resource Recovery unit is in charge of​​ effective collection, treatment and environmentally acceptable discharge of wastewater.

Water treatment ​

The Water Treatment unit takes care of processing and supplying safe drinking water. ​