Based in Edwardsville, Ill., the City of Edwardsville has various administrative departments responsible for different service areas. The Edwardsville Public Works Department operates through three divisions, namely the engineering division, field maintenance division and waste collection/recycling division. Collectively they are responsible for the maintenance of city streets, storm sewers, sanitary sewers, water mains; snow removal; solid waste collection; planning/zoning; building inspections; code enforcement and operation/maintenance of the City owned water and waste water treatment plants. It also caters to traffic signal problems and conducts welfare programs such as mosquito abatement and road reconstruction. The department provides emergency services and is available for contact through calls.