Public Works Department

City of La Vernia Public Works recognized as a: Superior Public Water System

La Vernia water system meets the TCEQ's Superior Public Water System recognition requirements. This award recognizes overall excellence in all aspects of operating a public water system. In order to be recognized, you must go above and beyond the minimum standards to protect the public health and ensuring reliable operation. 

What We Do
Public Works is another major and important department in the City of La Vernia. Public Works touches every single resident of the city, as well as visitors, on a daily basis. They are responsible for the general maintenance and operations of the physical aspects of the city.

Public Works provides a high level of service to many areas such as streets, drainage, parks, water, and sewer. In addition to providing these essential services, Public Works provides support to La Vernia's many events and other departments. In emergency events, Public Works responds when needed and serves a critical role when called. 

Public Works employees accept these challenges and perform their duties with the utmost professionalism possible, making this community a better place to live, work, and play.

ON CALL EMERGENCY (830) 581-8002

The La Vernia Public Works Department, among 2 engineers, pose inside the city's newly installed Elevated Water Storage Tank. The water tank holds up 500,000 gallons of water provided to our residents.

The Public Works Department Services: 

  • Parks & Facilities Maintenance
  • Water treatment & distribution
  • Sanitary sewer collection & treatment
  • Fleet maintenance of City vehicles and equipment