Public Services

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Public Services

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The City of Rocklin Public Services Department works to keep city streets clean and safe, landscape areas healthy and green, street lighting systems and traffic signals operating, and creeks and open space areas pollution free.

Public Services also operates and maintains the City’s fleet of vehicles, as well as coordinates Capital Improvement Projects.

Providing these services means both a commitment to residents and a respect for the community, which is why the Public Services Department encourages you to browse through these web pages and let us know what you think.

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Current Projects

Current Projects

Capital improvement projects enhance public safety, improve quality of life, and expand economic development.

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Get a Permit

Public Services administers Encroachment Permits, Overload Transportation Permits, and Street Closure Permits

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Traffic, Lights & Signs

The Traffic Division is responsible for a variety of functions that contribute to our community’s safe and efficient movement of people, goods, and services.

The City of Rocklin follows the California Vehicle Code and national guidelines for traffic control devices such as signal lights, traffic signs, and paint markings. Several factors are considered when deciding to place traffic control devices including traffic volumes, accident rates, pedestrian traffic, and travel delays.

Requests for traffic control devices can be submitted to the City by contacting Public Services at 916.625.5500 or online via Access Rocklin.

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Recycling

Recycling

In Rocklin, trash is sorted at the Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) and everything that can be recycled is sorted and processed automatically without you having to sort anything. 

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Stormwater Pollution Prevention

The City of Rocklin’s Stormwater Program’s goals are to:

  • Prevent stormwater pollution
  • Protect and enhance water quality in creeks and wetlands
  • Preserve beneficial uses of local waterways
  • Comply with State and Federal regulations
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Streets and Drains

Streets and Drains

Public Services is committed to maintaining Rocklin’s streets and stormdrains in order to keep our city safe.

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Water Conservation

Water Conservation

Both the City of Rocklin and Rocklin residents have water that is provided by Placer County Water Agency (PCWA). Water reductions are determined and monitored by PCWA.