About Operations & Maintenance

Our Core Businesses

At the direction of the County Executive Officer and Board of Supervisors, the City Contracts Section manages and maintains quality public roads, parks, trails, storm drains, open space, and other infrastructure for the residents of Laguna Woods, Laguna Hills, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo, and Dana Point, thus enhancing many quality of life issues that directly impact their residences, businesses and the local environment.

The Engineering Support Section of the Operations and Maintenance Division provides engineering services and support to the maintenance functions of the division.

The county is responsible for 312 Road miles and 350 miles of flood control channels. If you would like to report a problem located within the unincorporated County or something regarding a Flood Control Facility you should contact OC Public Works/Operations & Maintenance. When your service request is received, it is logged into the County's Maintenance Management System. We endeavor to respond to your concerns and reply back to you with our findings within 3-5 days.

The maintained road system within the unincorporated County of Orange is comprised of 312 centerline miles of pavement which includes 254 miles of local residential streets and 58 miles of arterial highways.