TRASH DELAY:  Trash pickup for all routes the week of January 17 will be one day later than usual.  Monday’s route will be picked up Tuesday; Tuesday’s route will be picked up Wednesday; Wednesday’s route will be picked up Thursday; and Thursday’s route will be picked up Friday.

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Engineering & Public Works

Doug Spitler, P.E. - Public Works Director


Doug Spitler, P.E. directly oversees the Public Works Department.  The department includes a refuse foreman, roadway foreman, water production superintendent/water & sewer foreman, engineering technician/foreman, department secretary, and 25 public works employees.

Oakwood's Public Works Department provides a broad range of municipal services unparalleled in the state of Ohio. Back door refuse collection, a comprehensive recycling program, special pickups of discarded items and sidewalk snow removal are just a few of the services which fall under this department.



Chris Kuzma - Staff Engineer


Chris Kuzma oversees the quality professional engineering services in managing, operating and improving Oakwood's infrastructure.  This includes developing short-term and long-range capital improvement plans and implementing an annual capital improvement program.  Services include project budgeting, design, preparation of construction plans and contract documents, and construction engineering and inspection.

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