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!

To supervise, assign, review and participate in the work of staff responsible for street maintenance and storm water operations including street sweeping; pothole repair; storm drain cleaning; repair and installation; soil street maintenance; sink hole/cave-in repair; concrete curb and sidewalk repair and replacement; heavy equipment and hauling operations; inclement weather response; and to perform a variety of technical tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility.