Public Works | 401 Adair St Beckley, WV 25801

Pamela Frey

Director, Board of Public Works

Contact Information
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2514, Beckley, WV 25802
Physical Address: 401 Adair St, Beckley, WV 25801
Phone: 304-256-1744
Fax: 304-256-1702

Mrs. Pamela Frey began her career with the Board of Public Works in 2000 as a receptionist. Over the course of twenty-two years, she has served in various roles such as payroll clerk and Office Manager having worked under Directors Mr. Bob Robinson and Mr. Jerry Stump.

On December 1, 2022, Mayor Rob Rappold named Mrs. Frey the Director for the City of Beckley’s Board of Public Works. She manages the day-to-day operations of the ninth largest city in West Virginia working in collaboration with two supervisors, one Superintendent and one garage foremen.

The Board of Public Works employs fifty-four hardworking skilled men and women dedicated to performing multiple types of maintenance tasks including, but not limited to:

  • Street paving
  • Street sweeping
  • Cutting rights of way
  • Snow removal along 520 streets
  • Maintaining 3.62-mile McManus Rail Trail
  • Maintaining thirteen city parks including Black Knight Municipal Park
  • Maintaining two city fountains


Public Works also performs new construction and demolition of dilapidated structures in addition to providing Beckley’s citizens with a bi-weekly curbside recycling pickup, an annual curbside spring and fall cleanup and Christmas Tree recycling.

The Board of Public Works strives to maintain the infrastructure of the city of Beckley in a state of quality operations for a safe and healthy environment for all.

The Robert Dow Robinson, Board of Public Works office is located at 401 Adair Street and open to the public Monday through Friday 8:00am until 4:00pm.