Streets Division

StreetsDivision Overview:

The Streets Division maintains and repairs:

  • Approximately 950 miles of asphalt streets
  • Approximately 59 miles of concrete streets
  • Maintains by grading and applying aggregate to approximately 90 miles of gravel roads
  • In addition, it maintains approximately 1400 miles of roadside mowing and monitors the contractual mowing
  • Maintains 214 off system bridges (structures spanning more than 20’) and over 200 smaller structures.
  • Maintains and repairs over 470 miles of sidewalks.
  • Prepares and cleans up for major events such as Mardi Gras, Festival International, Christmas and Martin Luther King Parades, etc.
  • Between 3,000 – 3,500 requests for service are made annually for the Streets Division.

 

Division's Primary Operating Functions:

  • Bridge Maintenance/Repairs
  • Curb Reconstruction/Repairs
  • Debris Removal
  • Grass Cutting
  • Vegetation Management (Herbicide Program)
  • Shoulder Maintenance
  • Sidewalk Reconstruction/Repairs
  • Street Maintenance (Patching, Potholes, Street Cuts)
  • Street Sweeping
  • Tree Trimming/Removal
  • Unimproved Street Maintenance
  • Animal Burial