Most City of Detroit offices are closed on Thursday, Nov. 23 & Friday, Nov. 24 for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Department of Public Works
We strive for cleanliness, safety, and efficiency.
The Department of Public Works is committed to enhancing our city's well-being by providing essential environmental and infrastructure services. We prioritize the cleanliness, safety, and efficient mobility of residents, visitors, and customers. From overseeing solid waste collection to promoting citywide recycling, addressing illegal dumping, and maintaining streets and alleys, we strive to create a vibrant and welcoming environment. Our efforts include snow and ice removal, sidewalk maintenance, and the establishment of traffic control systems, all aimed at ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone in our community.
REQUESTS FOR STATUS CHANGES TO THE RIGHT-OF-WAY
Learn how to request for status changes to the right-of-way.