Summer Operations

As summer approaches, the Division’s construction season is underway. Crews are out performing repairs on the City’s infrastructure. Some additional responsibilities of the Division are:

  • Pruning and elevating trees to increase visibility at intersections and City signage.
  • Flood control drainage ditch work per Army Corp of Engineers guidelines.
  • Continuation of street sweeping.
  • Crack sealing of streets.
  • Street repairs.
  • New and/or repair of sidewalks.

The summer season brings numerous challenges to the Division, as this time of year; it is called on to respond to various sorts of assignments. On any given day crews respond to:

  • Dead animal pickups.
  • Emergency tree removal.
  • Response for auto accidents.
  • Hazardous waste spills.
  • Emergency assistance Citywide.