Poteau City Hall is operated by the government of the City of Poteau in Oklahoma, which works for the welfare of the general public. The City of Poteau provides online information on the city s areas of attraction. Its police department offers a range of crime prevention and law enforcement services. The city also operates a fire department that provides emergency management and medical services. The City of Poteau maintains a cemetery and parks. The city s public works department is responsible for the maintenance of the city s infrastructure, such as streets and water and wastewater lines. The public works department also maintains the city s traffic control system.