Public Property Division

Steven W. Miller, P.E., Director of Public Works
Chris Huelsbusch, Public Works Operations Manager
Public Works Division
Maintenance Building
Oakridge Cemetery Office
912 East Jefferson Avenue
(217) 342-4696

The Public Property Division is a multifaceted and diverse branch of the City of Effingham which provides the following servies:

  • Oversees and maintains all public property within the City of Effingham.
  • Oversees and maintains all facilities associated with Bliss Park, the City's oldest park.
  • Oversees and maintains Oakridge Cemetery, which was established in 1854.
  • All services associated with events and functions that occur within the City fall under the responsibility of the Public Property Division.