Mount Prospect Public Works Open House Set May 19
1700 W. Central Rd
Venue: Mt Prospect Public Works
Address: 1700 W. Central Rd, 60056
Start time: Saturday, 19th May, 2012 at 9am
End time: Saturday, 19th May, 2012 at 1pm
Ticket price: Free
Description: he Mt. Prospect Public Works Dept. will host its 33rd annual Open House on Saturday, May 19 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Mt. Prospect Public Works facility, 1700 W. Central Rd.
Public works is responsible for many different services including the water and sewer system, solid waste services, snow plowing, tree maintenance, streets and sidewalks.
The purpose of the Open House is to show residents the different duties of the public works department in a “fun and entertaining way.”
The open house will features prizes, a tour of the facility, games, food, rides in the department’s aerial trucks, and a wide range of displays demonstrating how the village’s water system, sewer system, parkway trees, buildings, streets, and vehicles are maintained.
Children will have the opportunity to meet PW Paws, the Mt. Prospect Public Works Dept. mascot.
Approximately 2,000-3,000 people attend the annual event.