The Streets Department is responsible for maintaining the following within the City limits.
- 80 miles of local and major streets
- 7 miles of State Highway
- 23 miles of alleys
- 98.5 miles of public sidewalks
Seasonal programs include leaf and brush pickup, snow removal, and sidewalk replacement and repair. The Streets Department is responsible for providing fencing and barricades for festivals and other events, and road closures for City Police and Fire Departments.
The department is also responsible for maintaining and repairing the stormwater drainage system, including the annual cleaning of 1,250 catch basin structures as part of a rotating maintenance program. The system contains over 2,000 catch basin structures and 1,200 storm system manholes and related structures.
We also repair, replace and maintain over 4,500 street, traffic, and parking signs.