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PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT

The Public Works Department provides numerous services to the community. The Department is responsible for Water, Waste Water, Streets, Animal Control, Building Permits and Inspections.
Code Enforcement – premise and vacant lot cleanliness standards

WATER

Our constant goal is to provide you with a safe and dependable supply of drinking water on a daily basis. We purchase water from Southwest Water Association. The Haskell Water System routinely monitor for constituents in your drinking water according to Federal and State laws.

WASTEWATER

Haskell has two wastewater treatment facilities that have the ability to treat 1.2 million gallons per day.

STREETS

The City constantly works to repair and upgrade the city streets by patching, chip and seal, overlaying and improving drainage.

BUILDING PERMITS

By ordinance, the City requires a building permit for all structures to be erected within the City Limits. Also, Plumbing and HVAC permits are required for any plumbing and HVAC installation and where change out is required. Building, Plumbing and HVAC permits can be obtained at Haskell City Hall, Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

INSPECTION

Building, Plumbing and HVAC inspections are required and provided by licensed City Inspectors at various stages of construction. These services are provided in the cost of the Individual permit to assure you obtain quality installation and repairs.

PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR

Wade Simmons

2520 Highway 229
Benton, Arkansas

P: 501.776.2666
E: wade.simmons@cityofhaskell.org
FAX: 501.776.1201