Translation of public works in Spanish:

public works

obras públicas, n.

plural noun

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    obras públicas feminine
    • Work on sewers, roads and other public works accounted for some of the more expensive costs.
    • Libraries, county offices, public works and hospitals were shut down in rotating order.
    • The proceeds from meters and fines currently go into public works such as footpaths, roads and drainage.
    • But his main concern was increased expenditure on road infrastructure and public works.
    • Better roads in cities that receive heavier rains are testimony to the fact that blaming the rains is a lame excuse for poor quality of public works.