Department of Public Services

The Department of Public Services is responsible for the operation and maintenance of all City of Hastings parks, trails, streets, water and sewer systems, equipment operation and maintenance, and public parking lots.

If you have any question regarding operations or would like to tour any of the City facilities, please contact the Director of Public Services for additional information.

  • Potholes/Street Questions
  • Street Light Outages
  • City Park Issues
  • Street Tree Questions

Department Staff work in the field Monday-Friday from 7:00am to 3:00pm.

Contact the administrative specialist for any concerns pertaining to public property. For after-hours emergencies, including water main breaks and plugged sewers, please contact Barry County Central Dispatch at 269-948-4800.

You can report and check the status of a streetlight outage via the link below. Here you can access the Consumers Energy Website and follow the prompts to “Report an Outage” or “Check the Status of an Outage”.

Report Street Light Outages


Offices: M-F | 9am – 4pm

Police: M-F | 8am – 5pm