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.
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
Implement annual crack seal program
Mow and maintain (along with the Parks and Recreation Department) some of the right of ways