Village of Oakwood, IL
Vermilion County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Oakwood as Title 2, Ch. 2.08, of the 1980 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Officers and employees — See Ch. 45.
There is created the Department of Public Works for the Village. This department shall consist of the Superintendent of Public Works and such other officers and employees as may be provided by the President and the Village Board of Trustees.
There is created the Office of Superintendent of Public Works, who shall be appointed by the President and Village Board of Trustees, as provided by law. The Superintendent shall have control and supervision over all officers and employees assigned to the department, subject to the control of the President and Village Board of Trustees.
A. 
The Superintendent of Public Works shall have charge of and supervision over all public property of the Village, including all streets, parks, parkways, sidewalks, municipal buildings and all other property of the Village not specifically assigned to some other officer.
B. 
He shall have charge of and be responsible for the care, maintenance and operation of the Village water distribution system; the sanitary sewer system and disposal plant; the streetlighting system and all streets and sidewalks and the drainage thereof.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
C. 
All construction, repair or extension of any pavement, building, sewer or lighting system, water mains, and any appurtenances thereto, and all other construction, repair or maintenance work conducted by the Village, shall be done by or under the supervision of the Superintendent of Public Works unless specific direction to the contrary is made by the Village Board of Trustees.
D. 
The Superintendent of Public Works shall also have charge of and be responsible for the condition of all motor vehicles, trucks and other equipment of the Village; and of all buildings or places in which the same are housed or kept; and he shall have charge of all radio equipment owned or operated by the Village.[2]
[2]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).