The Clarion Borough Public Works Department, located at 1148 Veterans Drive, has the most varied responsibilities of any department in the Borough. Major duties include snow removal, street sweeping, mowing and brush control, trash collections, street patching/paving and storm water facility installation and repair. Other duties include the maintenance of various buildings and parks, the swimming pool, vehicles, traffic controls and signals, street marking, signs and parking meters. In addition, the Public Works Department plays an important role in the annual Autumn Leaf Festival (ALF) held in downtown Clarion by providing street closings, special parking restrictions, and traffic control. The Public Works Department is staffed by four full-time employees and two part-time employees.