Public Works Department

The Public Works Department is the consolidation of several departments into one which includes: Streets, Utilities (which includes both a water and wastewater treatment plant), and Engineering. The Public Works Department consists of approximately 40 employees.
Office: (903) 988-4118


Clay Evers, P.E. - Director of Public Works

Mr. Evers received his Bachelors of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Texas.  He spent 15 years in water and wastewater consulting before beginning his career with the City of Kilgore in 2014 as the City Engineer.  In October of 2017, Clay took over as the City's Director of Public Works.

The Director of Public Works directs the department through effective planning, staff management, and resource allocation; and assures the effective completion of projects and compliance with state and Federal regulations, City policies, procedures and goals.


Mat Kronner, P.E.
Assistant Director of Public Works
(903) 988-4123
  Kevin Olson, P.E.
Utilities Superintendent
(903) 988-4115


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