David Lotts

DPW Director/Streets & Solid Waste
(317) 545-8787
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Mayor Collier appointed David Lotts to the Department of Public Works/Streets & Solid Waste Director post in January 2016. Dave has worked for the City in several departments, including sanitation, sewer, the water utility, and streets during his career. Dave remembers growing up and learning about the operations of the city, as his dad ran the water utilities at the City of Lawrence for 30 years. Dave is a Lawrence North graduate and earned a degree in information technology. After instructing IT students, Dave returned to the City and worked in several positions, gaining experience in each one. Dave and his wife Shelley are the proud parents of four children and three grandchildren. A lifelong resident of Lawrence, Dave enjoys leading his crews and calling Lawrence home.