Public Works

The Public Works Department is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the City of Frisco infrastructure. Our Public Works employees are highly trained, utilize state-of-the-art equipment, and are committed to providing outstanding customer service.

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.
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Senior Staff


Paul Knippel, P.E., Director of Public Works & Engineering Services
Paul Knippel is responsible for the overall management of the department and coordination with other agencies and city departments.

Bob KoppDeputy Director
Bob Kopp is responsible for overseeing the daily operations and management of the Public Works department, including the following divisions: Streets, Utilities, Operations, Right-of-Way, Stormwater, and Water Resources.


Kevin Grant, Assistant Director
Kevin Grant is responsible for the daily operations of the water, sewer, meters and drainage programs.


Danny Carroll, Business Manager
Danny Carroll is responsible for all business-related activities for Public Works, including purchasing, contracts, safety, and facilities.

Right-of-Way Inspection

Dan Franke, P.E., R.P.L.S., CFM, Senior Civil Engineer
Dan Franke is responsible for construction plan review, operational issues, utility inspections, and franchise utility coordination.

Stormwater Inspection & Administration

Perry Harts, P.E., C.P.M.S.M., Stormwater Manager
Perry Harts is responsible for the stormwater management program that focuses on education, inspection, and pollution prevention.

Environmental Services

Jeremy Starritt, Manager
Jeremy Starritt is responsible for the administration of solid waste collection, recycling, household hazardous wastes, and educational programs.

Water Resources

Joyce Warren, Manager
Joyce Warren administers the outreach and education programs for the conservation and protection of our water supply, including publications, city website, HOA presentations, volunteer organizations, and workshops.