Public Works Director
Superior Public Services that provide the foundation for our community, morning, noon, and night.
The City of Mineral Wells Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance and operation of our streets and drainage structures, water production and distribution facilities, and the wastewater collection and treatment infrastructure. The responsibility includes ensuring that our residents have access to safe, uninterrupted water and wastewater services. In addition to the maintenance of our existing infrastructure, we will proactively plan for new infrastructure to meet the needs of our growing community. Our goal is to earn the confidence and trust of the community by offering friendly and responsive customer service with a focus on delivering efficient and quality service.
For Public Works services and issues during normal business hours on Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-5:00 pm, please call (940) 328-7777
For Emergency Public Works services and issues after 5:00 pm and weekends, please call (940) 328-7865.
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
Mr. Bob Neal joined the City of Mineral Wells team as the Director of Public Works on February 26, 2018. As Director, Bob is responsible for the administrative oversight of the maintenance and operation of our streets and drainage structures, water production and distribution facilities, and the wastewater collection and treatment infrastructure. This responsibility includes management and implementation of the City’s water and wastewater plans and other strategic goals.
Mr. Neal has obtained multiple water and wastewater operations licenses with over 1,169 hours of continued education units. Bob currently holds three TCEQ “B” Licenses and is a current member of the American Water Works Association. Bob has accumulated over 18 years of experience within the Public Works field. Prior to working for the City of Mineral Wells, Bob had 2½ years of tenure in an Assistant Director role and worked 15½ years as a Supervisor for three other cities.
Mr. Neal resides in Mineral Wells with his wife, Allison.