Pinole's Public Works

Public Works


  • Development Services Department 
  • 2131 Pear Street Pinole, CA 94564 
  • Phone: (510) 724-9010 
  • Fax: (510) 724-4921 
  • Email:
  • Department Head's Name: Tamara Miller, Development Services Director/City Engineer

Currently the Public Works Division is providing services by appointment only. Please contact the staff member directly to schedule an appointment. If you do not already have a contact, please call 510 724-9010 or e-mail ( Many questions can be answered here online. 

The Public Works Department is responsible for improving and maintaining the public infrastructure and assets within the City. The City's public infrastructure and assets include the following:

  • Roads and Bridges
  • Streetlights
  • Signals
  • Street Trees
  • Storm Water Collection System
  • Parks, Park Play Structures, Play Fields, Bathrooms, Park Trees
  • Wastewater Collection System
  • Water Pollution Control Plant
  • City Owned Buildings
  • City Owned Fleet Vehicles

To report a problem in any of these areas, please call the Public Works Department at (510) 724-9010 or email us at

We appreciate it when you update us on concerns you have about Pinole!

Need a Permit?
The Public Works Department requires property owners and contractors to obtain a permit for any work that the is in or adjacent to the street or Public Right of Way, such as:  sewer lateral replacements, sidewalk/driveway work, fences adjacent to the sidewalk, underground work (also known as Street Openings), house moving and site grading. An encroachment permit is required by Public Works for work in the public right-of-way.  A permit from Community Development may also be required. Please feel free to call us at (510) 741-2065 should you have additional questions.

Public Works Hours:
M-Th:  8:00 am- 12:00 pm & 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Closed for Lunch 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Closed on Friday

Schedule inspections by phoning (510) 724-8914.  You will need the permit number and the associated inspection code.  Inspections are automatically scheduled for the next business day unless you request a different day.

PW Inspection Codes