Service Area Overview
Facilities departments maintain, inspect, and repair public buildings/facilities, process work orders, and conduct scheduled inspections to ensure the proper working order of any facility that is owned, operated, and/or maintained by a jurisdiction.
- Admin/office facilities, Custodial expenditure per square foot
- Demographics: Population numbers may affect the number, size, and type of public facilities.
- Resource Allocation: Labor inherent to the inspection and repair of public facilities may be centralized in a facilities department, although some jurisdictions may allocate the financial resources to purchase materials and/or other contract services, to a variety of departments.
- Contract Services: Some jurisdictions provide facilities services through contracts or public/private partnerships.