Right of Way Easements, Encroachments, and Vacations

Street and Alley Easements, Encroachments, and Vacations

REQUESTS FOR STATUS CHANGES TO THE RIGHT-OF-WAY

Status changes in the public right-of-way (streets and alleys) require the resolution/approval of City Council and may require additional permits. The types of status changes include:

  • Berm Use
  • Conversion to Easement
  • Dedication
  • Encroachment
  • Outright Vacation
  • Temporary Closing

If you are interested in changing the status of the right-of-way please follow the link below to request a consultation for your project.  You will be contacted to schedule a meeting either by phone or in person to discuss planning by a member of the Maps and Records Team.  Please provide a description of the right-of-way and the reason for the request.   

 

https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/cca260c9d15d4b04916e4a48de52ab05

 

 

If you have further questions regarding right-of-way changes, contact the DPW-City Engineering Division, Maps & Records Bureau, at (313) 224-3970.  [email protected]