Public Works

The City of Ridgeland’s Public Works Department is a holistic department that combines multiple components of city services including: Utilities, Transportation, Environmental Services, Codes and Enforcement, Permits and Inspections, Planning and Zoning, and Economic Development. Public Works services are provided for the health, safety and welfare of Ridgeland citizens. If you have any questions, please visit our FAQ Page prior to contacting the Public Works Department.


After-Hours Water & Sewer Emergencies

For after-hours water and sanitary sewer emergencies, call 601.856-2121. Ridgeland Police will contact the on-call personnel to respond.

Public Works Facilities

Street Department and Grounds Maintenance121 W. School Street
Public Works Complex240 W. School Street

Public Works Staff

Alan HartDirector601.853.2027
Ben MaysAssistant Director601.853.2027
Joey BarnetteBuilding Official – Commercial601.856.3877
Tally BerryRental Inspector601.856.3877
Chris BrysonCity Engineer601.853.2027
Matt DoddCity Landscape Architect601.853.2027
Renee BucknerAdministrative Assistant601.853.2027
Cynthia JamesEngineer601.853.2027
Bryan JohnsonEconomic Development Director601.856.3877
Karen KnightZoning Administrator601.856.3877
Jordan LohmanCity Planner601.856.3877
LuWanda MorrisExecutive Secretary601.853.2027
Ava MurphyCode Enforcement Officer601.856.3877
Robert RayCode Enforcement Manager601.856.3877
Dexter RobinsonSr Traffic Signal Technician601.853.2027
Drew SmithBuilding Official – Residential601.856.3877
Leslie ThomasPermit Manager601.856.3877
Ronnie TompkinsInspector/Cemetery Manager601.853.2027
Judy VarnerExecutive Secretary601.856.3877