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Griffin & Associates Presentation May 14, 2014
City of Altoona, Pennsylvania
Department of Public Works
1301 12th Street, Suite 300
Altoona, PA  16601
Phone (814) 949-2410  Fax  (814)  949-2442 
Office Hours:  Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
Closed for all City Holidays
Highway Yard
5010 6th Ave.
(814) 949-2212
Hours: Monday - Friday
7:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Closed for all City Holidays
Nathan Kissell
Office Engineer:
Jane Gill, CFM
Chief Inspector:
Mark Criste
Senior Inspector:
Steve Ocker
Foreman/Traffic Signals:
Kevin Colasante
Mission Statement:
We the Department of Public Works family, will enthusiastically perfom our mission in a professional manner,  always striving to be the best in our business.
By doing this we will earn the trust and confidence of all our customers.  We proudly accept the challenge of operating, maintaining and modernizing the City of Altoona.  We take pride and satisfaction in our role as stewards of the historic City of Altoona, Pennsylvania.
The Department of Public Works is responsible for the design, construction, operation and maintenance of all physical structures and facilities that are owned and maintained by the City of Altoona.