Rick Shaffer  
Water/Wastewater & Engineering
Title: Director of Water Utilities
Phone: 817-598-4473
Rick Shaffer


Rick Shaffer has been with the City of Weatherford since January 2015, and previously worked with a private engineering firm for over 15 years in the DFW metroplex. He held the position of Assistant Director of Utilities – Water/Wastewater/Engineering before being appointed as Interim Director in May 2015.

Rick is a Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Texas, and received both his Bachelor of Science and Masters of Engineering in Civil Engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington. His professional experience includes water supply planning, recycled water planning, water distribution, wastewater collection and treatment.

Rick currently serves on the Civil Engineering Advisory Committee for the University of Texas at Arlington’s Civil Engineering Department, and also on the Water Reuse Committee for the Water Environment Association of Texas.  

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