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Mission Statement

The Public Works Department’s mission is to provide infrastructure and quality of life related services to residents and visitors of Okaloosa County . The Department accomplishes this mission through its six divisions: Engineering, Traffic Operations, Roads, Environmental Services, Parks, and Administrative Services.


The Public Works Department of Okaloosa County will achieve a record of outstanding customer satisfaction.


Department Divisions




Testing and Inspection



Environmental Services Divisions:

     Solid Waste (Garbage Collection)

     Mosquito Control


Right-of-Way Vacations

Right-of-Way Permit

Municipal Service Benefit Units (MSBU)

Speed Humps

Derelict Vessels

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I rent a County park for a personal gathering or activity? (weddings, birthday parties, reunions, etc.)

Do I need a permit to get married on a County beach?

Will the County accept my household hazardous waste? (old paint, used oil, batteries, etc.)

Why does the County lock some parks at night?

Do I need a permit to install a driveway?

Do you have a source of information I can use to teach children about recycling?

Can the County help me with the mosquito population near my house?

Where can I report a dead bird?


Jason Autrey,

1759 S. Ferdon Boulevard
Crestview, FL 32536
Phone: (850) 689-5770
Fax: (850) 689-5786