Public Works


The Department of Public Works is responsible for the planning, construction, management, repair and maintenance of the physical plant, infrastructure, right-of-way, buildings, land and other assets of the Village of Burr Ridge. Our mission is to provide prompt, reliable service to the residents and businesses of the community that is delivered in a professional, customer-friendly, attentive and efficient manner.

The Public Works Department is located at 451 Commerce Street, Burr Ridge, IL 60527. The facility is south of Plainfield Road, east of Madison Street and west of County Line Road in the High Grove Industrial Park.



David Preissig, P.E.
Public Works Director/Village Engineer
(630) 323-4733 Ext. 6000

James Miedema, P.E.
Project Engineer
(630) 323-4733, Ext. 6010

John Wernimont
Operations Supervisor
(630) 323-4733 Ext. 6030

Nick Just

Municipal Land and Forestry Supervisor
(630) 323-4733 Ext. 6040

Jim Lukas
Water & Sewer Division
(630) 323-4733 Ext. 6050

Shirley Benedict
Part-time Administrative Secretary
(630) 323-4733 Ext. 6020

Preeti Goel
Part-time Administrative Secretary
(630) 323-4733 Ext. 6170