Patrick Ryan

Department of Public Works
Title: Public Works Director
Phone: (248) 651-5165
Rochester City Council6222pp

Patrick Ryan was hired November 15, 2021 as the new Director of Public Works for the City of Rochester. Patrick is a public works professional with more than 30 years’ experience in the public and private sector, and has served in several public works positions, including Public Works Director in two Illinois municipalities, Public Works Director for the City of Hyattsville in Maryland, and assistant Public Works Director for the Village of Homewood, in Illinois. 

Patrick has extensive experience in water, wastewater, stormwater utility operations, debris removal, solid waste, environmental, grounds, parks, forestry, roadway, bridges and facilities construction and maintenance. He has also been successful in securing grant funding and administering federally-funded contracts in accordance with federal and state regulations.


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