Public Works & Utilities

Street Maintenance

Responsibilities & Services

Keeping city streets in good repair is a challenge because of the extremes of Minnesota weather, especially the freeze-thaw cycles during winter. The Street Maintenance Division is responsible for maintaining Duluth streets within the city. Primary maintenance activities include:

  • Crack filling
  • Gravel roads maintenance
  • Pothole patching
  • Right of Way (ROW) weed control, fencing, mowing
  • Roadside debris removal
  • Sidewalk repair and maintenance
  • Snow and ice control
  • Special events support
  • Street line painting and markings
  • Street sweeping
  • Traffic control
  • Traffic sign management, installation and maintenance

If you would like to report a problem regarding street maintenance, click the button below to email your concern. This new Resident Problem Reporter is a pilot for submitting complaints and stay tuned as we expand in the future.

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The City of Duluth has compiled some useful information to help you find out about roads and report road information in the Duluth area: