What kinds of work do maintenance and operations staff perform?

Sewer and traffic maintenance and operations (M&O) staff are service-oriented and work in the field to maintain Pierce County infrastructure.

Sewer M&O staff do emergency repairs, line cleaning, smoke testing, and other types of ongoing maintenance on sewer pipes and pump stations.

Traffic M&O staff keep traffic signals and street lights operating properly, maintain street signs, and ensure lane striping and other pavement markings are visible and helpful to drivers.

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1. What is the Sewer and Traffic Operations Facility?
2. What kinds of work do maintenance and operations staff perform?
3. Why does the county need a new facility to house sewer and traffic M&O staff?
4. Where will the new facility be built?
5. Will the facility include sustainable design features?
6. How large is the new facility?
7. How many county employees will work at the new facility?
8. What other amenities will the facility provide?
9. Will traffic be affected on 94th Avenue E during construction?
10. How noisy will construction of the facility be?
11. How will vehicles access the new facility?
12. What are the hours of operation for the facility?
13. I live near the site. What will I be able to see from my house or backyard?
14. How noisy will the facility be when it is in operation?