Street Operations

The Street Operations Division is responsible for the daily maintenance and repair of the following City amenities:

parking lots, parkway trees, public buildings and grounds and related mechanical systems, river levee maintenance, storm water collection system, street lighting system, street signs, streets, and traffic signals.  
The Operations Division also maintains the City’s fleet of vehicles and equipment, fills potholes, sweeps roadways, mows all city-owned properties, maintains planters, seasonal banners, and holiday decorations in the Central Business District, and responds to emergency situations when road closures are required. Contact us to arrange a visit of the Street Operations Division facilities for your school or daycare class.
Seasonal Spotlight
leaf colleciton


The City of DeKalb’s annual leaf collection program continues through December 1.  Crews will collect leaves throughout the City Monday, November 20 through Wednesday, November 22 and Monday, November 27 through Friday, December 1.

Landscape waste sites remain in place until Monday, December 4 at the following locations:

Fire Station #1 - 1154 S. 7th Street

City Garden Plots - 950 W. Dresser Road

SE Corner of North 7th Street and Oak Street