The Public Works and Development Services Department is the City's largest operating department. The department is divided into two divisions to serve you better. The Development Services Division guides the development of the City through effective measures of planning, design review, construction plan approval and inspection, business tax licensing, economic development and housing assistance. The Public Works Division maintains all City-Owned buildings and vehicles, and public streets and rights-of-way. The department also houses the engineering, solid waste and recycling, and capital projects functions.