Road Maintenance


The Street Division of the Public Works Department is responsible for maintaining and repairing approximately 70 miles of roads in the City.

Everyday operations include street sweeping and repairing small sized roadway failures, including:

  • Cracks
  • Potholes
  • Sinking pavement
  • Utility patches

Typical duties change with every season:

  • SpringStreet repair following the freeze / thaw damage that follows winter weather and crack sealing 
  • SummerDrainage maintenance, street construction, concrete repairs
  • Fall - Crack sealing, concrete repair, and sign maintenance
  • Winter - Snow and ice control

Additional information

There is at least one equipment operator on call around the clock to answer emergency situations. For more information during regular hours call (641) 673-7472, for emergencies dial 911.