City of Olathe Public Works Department

"Setting the standard for excellence in Public Works by facilitating the highest quality of life through sustainable infrastructure, development and operations."

The nationally-accredited Olathe Public Works Department consists of 7 divisions, which include Administration, Environmental Services, Infrastructure Management, Solid Waste, Field Operations, City Planning, and Strategic Management. The Public Works Department is responsible for ensuring Olathe residents enjoy the highest quality of life through excellent public services. 

Contact Us

  • OlatheConnect
  • Public Works Department: (913) 971-9045
  • Customer Service: (913) 971-9311
  • Customer Service After Hours: (913) 971-5151 (for water/sewer emergencies and missed trash pickups)
  • Operating Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday (excluding holidays)

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Locations & Addresses

Public Works Administration Building: Robinson Campus, 1385 S. Robinson Dr.
City Planning:  City Hall, 100 E. Santa Fe St. 
Street Maintenance Facility, 400 E Harold St.
Traffic Maintenance and Traffic Operations, 301 N Rogers Rd
Household Hazardous Waste: Robinson Campus, 1420 S. Robinson Dr. 
Solid Waste Transfer Station: 1681 S. Valley Road 
Composting Facility: 127th and Hedge Lane


Because of Public Works

Take a minute to watch a video that highlights the many services the Olathe Public Works Department provides to the community.