Public Works

Sidewalk Work
The Public Works Department of the City of Altoona is dedicated to providing customer-friendly service while preserving and improving the City's infrastructure by resurfacing streets, maintaining City park facilities and improving the public right-of-way.  It consists of three interconnected divisions: Engineering, Electrical, and Highways.  Working together, these divisions manage activities spread over three hundred and sixty lane miles of road within the City limits.​​​

 

 Contact Information

 

Altoona City Hall​
1301 Twelfth Street
Suite 300
Altoona PA  16601


Phone: 814-949-2446
Fax:
  814-949-2442 

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Highway Yard
5010 6th Avenue
Altoona PA 16602


Phone: 814-949-2212


Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

 
Email: publicworks@altoonapa.gov 

  • Director
    Nathan Kissell
  • Highway Superintendent
    Al Hykes
  • Office Engineer
    Jane Gill, CFM
  • Chief Inspector
    Mark Criste
  • Senior Inspector
    Steve Ocker
  • Foreman/Traffic Signals
    Kevin Colasante