Power and Public Works

Power and Public Works Department

Power and Public Works group shot


Acworth Power and Public Works takes great pride in supporting the development and cultural growth in our deeply rooted Community. We are dedicated to serve as principled stewards to the Citizens, Businesses and Visitors of Acworth by providing a comfortable and safe environment while engaging in proactive and innovative methods to bring the best quality of life to our neighborhoods while also providing thorough, efficient response time to serve the needs of our Community.


Acworth Power & Public Works will be recognized as a valued partner in our community through our responsiveness, innovation, and thoughtful financial stewardship.

Endlessly pursue the safest and most positive work environment with respect and care for all employees, and a commitment to individual and team growth.


Safety Always:
We are dedicated to safely serving our residents, visitors, and fellow employees each and every time.

Responsiveness and trust guide our actions. We will take ownership and be accountable for the quality of our service.

Honesty, trust and doing the right thing drive our behavior.

We are committed to the success of our residents, local business community, and fellow employees. We are focused on continuous improvement through innovation and high-quality standards.

Family Culture:
We take individual responsibility to create a respectful and caring work environment.  We value the differences of others and work to achieve team success. 

Power Department provides electric services to residential and commercial customers throughout the city and into portion of Cobb and Bartow Counties. The system maintains 100 miles of lines.

Public Works is responsible for sanitation services, maintenance of streets, right-of-way, and infrastructure of the city. Key staff members include the Director of Public Works, Assistant Director of Public Works, Sanitation Foreman, Soil Erosion Inspector, Streets Foreman, and Project Coordinator.

Acworth Public Works

Public Works is comprised of several divisions including Streets, Sanitation, Fleet Maintenance, Contract Administration and Soil Erosion & Water Quality.  Public Works has a combined total of 25 employees and an array of various service vehicles including, dump trucks, trenchers, chippers, track hoes, rear load sanitation trucks, trash compactors and dumpsters.  Our fleet maintenance department services over 160 vehicles citywide along with various large equipment.