National Public Works Week, May 19 – May 25, recognizes the valuable services provided by the professionals in the public works department. On April 9th, the Board of Aldermen for the Town of Elon recognized the dedication and service of the Elon Public Works Department with a proclamation honoring them. The Public Works Department focus on infrastructure, facilities and services that are of vital importance to a sustainable and resilient community and to the public health, high quality of life and well-being of the people of the Town of Elon. In addition, the Elon Public Works Department were recognized for the service to Downtown Elon at the North Carolina Main Street Conference as Main Street Champions. They join the ranks of a select few who provide services to improve the downtown districts across North Carolina.
This year is the 59th Annual National Public Works Week.