Welcome to California City Public Works!

The staff of the Public Works Department fully supports the City of California City: "We work together to build a community of the highest quality for present and future generations". We do our part by providing superior public services: by maintaining and improving the condition of our street and alley system, by keeping our drainage ways open and free of debris, by maintaining and operating all City controlled traffic signals, signs, and pavement markings in a safe and effective manner, by providing a safe and reliable public water system, by providing a local municipal airport and by providing excellent delivery of capital projects.

The City of California City Public Works Department strives to be a recognized leader in the delivery of public services; known for our responsiveness, reliability, good stewardship of fiscal and human resources, and caring attention given to every single person we encounter.



Serving You...

Joe Barragan

Public Works Director

(760) 373-7162


BHT Engineering
City Engineer

City Airport Manager

Amo Meza
Water Operations Supervisor

Street and Storm Water 

Richard Vazquez
Sewer Maintenance Supervisor

Mike Garcia
Facilities and Grounds Supervisor

Public Works Administration:

Jennifer Guzman, Administrative Clerk 

Kari Lee, Administrative Assistant 

7800 Moss Ave California City, CA 93505

We Welcome Your Comments By:
Phone: (760) 373-7199 / (760) 373-7158
Fax: (760) 373-7857
E-Mail Us!

The Engineering Division provides survey, design, permitting and inspection services to the City’s Capital Improvement Projects for transportation, water, streets and storm water facilities. It maintains and updates the city's Geographic Information Systems (GIS). The division also reviews site plans for private commercial and subdivision development projects and issues right-of-way use permits for construction activities within the city limits. The Engineering Division also assists other city departments with survey, design and permitting support.