How We Work For You

How We Work for You is an ongoing City multi-media series designed to tell you how and why your City does what it does. From simple conversations about how to keep your pets safe inside your home to how to prepare yourself for an incoming hurricane, How We Work for You will educate, inform and discuss ways we help and work for you, your family and community. 

Want to see something in this series and haven't yet? Send an email to lbernard@lakejacksontx.gov to give us tips about how we can make How We Work for You work better for you!

RAIN YOUR SEWER SYSTEM

WHAT TO EXPECT DURING HEAVY RAINS | BATHROOM ISSUES

When heavy rains fall, you might notice the way your bathroom    operates. That’s the result of the way heavy rains affect the city’s wastewater system. This is the result of  inflow and infiltration. Read about this common occurrence and what you can do about it when it happens to you. .


CITY CONVERSATIONS | KEEP YOUR PETS SAFE FROM FIRE

Fire Marshal Will Ammons discusses simple things you can do to protect your pets from fire in the home.

CLEANING SEWERS

HOW WE WORK FOR YOU | When residents see a big vacuum truck on their streets, they might wonder what's wrong. Well, we use the vacuum truck to clean the sewer lines which we are doing around the city  now. In this short video, we provide a behind the scenes look at what they are doing down those manholes.  This video is part of the How We Work for You series.