Engineering & Operations

Engineering & Operations

This department is responsible for capital improvements, streets, City parks, solid waste, and water. 

Municipal Operations

This department is responsible for the maintenance functions related to streets and sewers.


City crews are responsible for the ongoing maintenance of all parks throughout the city. View more details on this department and contact phone numbers.

Report an Issue

If you notice problems like fallen trees, downed fences or poles, or burnt streetlights, notify the City by taking a photo, including a brief description of the location and sending it to

Solid Waste & Backyard Composting

City staff are responsible for residential solid waste collection in the City. View more information about garbage, organics and yard trimmings (Green Can) and recycling collection, including collection maps, guidelines for acceptable materials and contact information.

Compost is good for the planet, good for your wallet and great for your plants! Backyard composters are available to purchase at home improvement locations such as Rona, Canadian Tire or Home Depot.


Learn more about water in White Rock.

Engineering & Operations Building

The City of White Rock's "Green" Operations Building achieved Gold Certification by the US Green Building Council. View more details (PDF).

Operations Building