Street & Bridge

Mission Statement

To protect the public by maintaining the streets, sidewalks, storm sewers, roadside ditches and drainage channels by keeping them free of debris and functioning properly including overlay of asphalt streets, section repairs of concrete streets, and replacement of curbs, sidewalks and storm sewers. In addition, the division provides both management and oversight of contracts for services and construction.

General Overview

The Street and Bridge Division is responsible for the inspection, repair and maintenance of:

  • Bridges
  • Drainage Channels
  • Sidewalks
  • Storm Sewers
  • Streets

The division maintains approximately 360 miles of streets (both concrete and asphalt), approximately 121 miles of open channel drainage systems including roadside ditches and bayous in the City.

Drainage Standards of Operation (SOP)