Street Operations


The Street Operations Division is responsible for the daily maintenance and repair of the City’s:

  • Alleys
  • 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
  • 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

Seasonal Parking Restrictions begin December 1st. 

The City of DeKalb's Department of Public Works reminds residents that Seasonal Parking Restrictions begin Sunday, December 1st, and are in effect December 1st through March 31st regardless of weather conditions.  Check for parking restrictions before you park. 

Seasonal Parking