Street & Drainage Maintenance

Workers performing maintenance on a streetResponsibilities

The Deer Park Street and Drainage Division is responsible for the surface repair and preventive maintenance of streets throughout the city. This is accomplished by reducing pavement deterioration with proper maintenance techniques.

Additional functions include minimizing hazardous roadway conditions, performing drainage work, and responding to citizen requests for service. This division also responds to emergencies and weather related events as needed, in an effort to assure safe conditions for citizens and motorists.

Objectives

The Street and Drainage Division's objectives include the following:

  • Perform annual street paving and reconstruction
  • Investigate and respond to citizen requests
  • Respond to emergencies
  • Clean and excavate city ditches
  • Repair deteriorated curbs and gutters
  • Inspect and clean storm sewer inlets
  • Repair potholes
  • Implement annual crack seal program
  • Mow and maintain (along with the Parks and Recreation Department) some of the right of ways
  • Spray for mosquitoes city-wide

At our Request Tracker you can report drainage issues as well as potholes and other street issues.