Department of Public Works
Meet the Department of Public Works Supervisor
Donald Barnhard, known as “Barney” serves as the city’s Department of Public Works Supervisor. He has worked in the private sector for many years. He also was on the city council for 4 years and served as Mayor of White Cloud for 11 ½ years. He is a lifelong resident and has been married to his wife Amy for 25 years. They have 5 children between them and 2, soon to be 3, grandchildren.
The DPW “hat” covers many departments from streets to water, parks, cemetery, snow plowing, mowing, and the airport. The DPW is always looking to make improvements in anything they can throughout the community.
When he is not working for the city, Barney has his own excavating business and enjoys fishing trips to Canada and hunting.