Public Works Department

The Public Works Department is responsible for providing clean drinking water, safe roads, reliable electricity, and proper treatment of wastewater for all Staples residents.  These services are vital needs for community life and we're proud of our service delivery, and we are constantly striving to improve.


The PW Department has the following four (4) divisions:

  • Electric
  • Street
  • Water
  • Wastewater




City of Staples | 122 6th Street NE Staples, MN 56479 | 218-894-2550 | Photos provided by the Staples World.