Many governments worldwide have had departments or ministries referred to as the Public Works Department (PWD) either formally or informally. - Source: Wikipedia
The Public Works Department says the owl was safely transported to a wildlife rehabilitation center for treatment.
Trash collector rescues injured owl from side of road →
"They say if you want to get through the town faster, you need more people and more equipment," Sorenson said after the Public Works Department contacted other cities about their snow removal efforts.
Minot's snow plan calls for more equipment →