Public Works

Splash Pad at Sonora Park

The Public Works Department maintains, repairs, and improves streets, parks, and the stormwater system. The water and wastewater utility systems and utility billing and customer service are operated and maintained through a collaboration with the City of Arlington.


Construction Information

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The City of Kennedale is a proud member of Tree City USA, a program celebrating the importance of an urban tree canopy and working to improve care of these vital city trees. Texas A&M Forest Service has compiled answers to some of the most commonly asked questions and problems that arise concerning tree care.

  1. Report an Electrical Service or Streetlight Outage

    If you see a downed power line, LEAVE THE AREA and call 9-1-1 IMMEDIATELY from a safe distance. To report an outage, call Oncor at 1-888-313-4747; submit a report online; or view outage information. To report a broken streetlight submit a report online.

    Oncor trims trees within their electrical easements. If you desire to have trees on private property trimmed that are in close proximity to the lines running between the main power line and your home or business, call Oncor at 1-888-313-6862 for rates and scheduling of a temporary disconnect to allow the tree service you have hired to cut the limbs. You are urged to use caution around electrical lines and equipment and to never trim trees around power lines yourself. The City of Kennedale does not trim tree limbs on private property or within electrical easements.
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    Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) has a website dedicated to mosquito prevention and reminds residents of the importance of taking personal protective measures to safeguard against mosquito-borne illness. Residents should routinely dump standing water on their property, use repellent, and dress for dusk to dawn. For additional information, follow TCPH on Facebook or View Arbovirus Reports.

    To report standing water, please send an email or call 817-985-2170 and leave your name, contact information, and the exact location of the water that needs to be treated.