Delaware County Public Works

Director:
Dennis J. Carey
Location:
Government Center, Room 207
201 W. Front Street
Media, PA 19063
Phone:
610-891-4668
Fax:
610-891-4482

The function of the Department of Public Works is the responsibility for the development, engineering design, and administration for construction projects for physical structures and facilities owned and maintained by the County.

The duties of the department include, but are not necessarily limited to the following:

  • Administration of Liquid Fuels Tax Fund Distributions to county municipalities as well as maintenance and capital repairs to county bridges
  • Planning, Development & Implementation of short-term and long-term capital improvements
  • Analysis of requests for improvements and determination of necessity, validity, and cost effective means for solution
  • Supervision of preparation of construction bidding documents and cost estimates by design professionals
  • Inspection of construction projects in progress to ensure compliance with design concepts and schedules
  • Development of chronology required for distribution from capital monies

The Department of Public Works is under the direction of Dennis Carey, P.E.

The Department is located on the 2nd Floor of the Government Center and may be contacted at 891-4668