Pothole Repair

Maintenance & Repair Crews provide the following services:

  • Street and Alley repairs, including potholes, and heaved streets
  • Provide gravel and grading services for unpaved city alleys (seasonal) (May to November, weather permitting)
  • Alleviate unsafe sidewalk conditions by making temporary repairs with patching materials
  • Provide periodic cleaning and grass cutting on freeway service drives and areas approaching freeway entrance and exit ramps

To report by Mobile App
Detroit Delivers
For reporting running water, potholes, damaged street signs, and other issues the Detroit Delivers mobile app makes reporting a neighborhood problem to City Hall easier than ever. This app uses your location and gives you a menu of common quality-of-life conditions to choose from in your service request. Uploading a photo with your report also helps the City staff quickly identify the problem. You may comment on your submissions and you will be notified when the status of the issue is updated.

Improve Detroit

For reporting running water, potholes, damaged street signs, and other issues the Improve Detroit mobile app makes reporting a neighborhood problem to City Hall easier than ever. This app uses your location and gives you a menu of common quality-of-life conditions to choose from in your service request. Uploading a photo with your report also helps the City staff quickly identify the problem. You may comment on your submissions and you will be notified when the status of the issue is updated.

 

Improve Detroit (SeeClickFix)

To report by Phone

Who to contact for Road Maintenance & Repairs

Council District #1

Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)

  • All Freeways (construction issues)
  • Grand River
  • Eight Mile
  • Telegraph, Short (connector)

Wayne County
888-762-3273

  • All Freeways (Maintenance)
  • Five Points
  • Seven Mile
  • McNichols
  • W Outer Dr.
  • Fenkell
  • Schoolcraft
  • Lasher

City of Detroit
313-224-0033 or Improve Detroit

  • All major roads not listed above (including freeway service drives)
  • All residential streets

Council District #2

Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)

  • Woodward Avenue
  • Eight Mile Road
  • All Freeways (construction issues)

Wayne County
888-762-3273

  • Daily maintenance of state freeways
  • Davison Avenue
  • W. Outer Drive
  • Greenfield
  • Seven Mile (west of Woodward)
  • McNichols (west of Wyoming)
  • Fenkell (west of Wyoming)

City of Detroit
313-224-0033 or Improve Detroit

  • All major roads not listed above (including freeway service drives)
  • All residential streets

Council District #3

Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)

  • All Freeways (construction issues)
  • Van Dyke
  • Davison
  • Eight Mile
  • Hoover
  • Gratiot

Wayne County
888-762-3273
All Freeways (Maintenance)

  • Outer Dr.
  • Mound
  • Conant
  • McNichols


City of Detroit
313-224-0033 or Improve Detroit

  • All major roads not listed above (including freeway service drives)
  • All residential streets

Council District #4

Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)

  • All Freeways (construction)
  • Gunston
  • Gratiot
  • Ford Fwy

Wayne County
888-762-3273

  • All Freeways (Maintenance)
  • Chandler Park Dr.
  • Mack Ave.
  • Outer Dr.
  • Moross
  • Kelly

City of Detroit
313-224-0033 or Improve Detroit

  • All major roads not listed above (including freeway service drives)
  • All residential streets

Council District #5

Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)

  • All Freeways (construction)
  • Woodward
  • Randolph
  • Jefferson (Bet. Lodge & I-375)
  • Fort (W. of Griswold)
  • Michigan (West of Cass)
  • Davison
  • Grand River (west of Cass)

Wayne County
888-762-3273

  • All Freeways (Maintenance)

City of Detroit
313-224-0033 or Improve Detroit

  • All major roads not listed above (including freeway service drives)
  • All residential streets

Council District #6

Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)

  • All Freeways (Construction)
  • Fort Street

Wayne County
888-762-3273

  • All Freeways (Maintenance)
  • Schaefer
  • Outer Dr.
  • Michigan
  • Wyoming
  • W. Jefferson

City of Detroit
313-224-0033 or Improve Detroit

  • All major roads not listed above (including freeway service drives)
  • All residential streets

Council District #7

Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)

  • All Freeways (Construction)

Wayne County
888-762-3273

  • All Freeways (Maintenance)
  • River Rouge Dr.
  • W Outer Dr.
  • Warren
  • Ann Arbor Trial
  • Greenfield

City of Detroit
313-224-0033 or Improve Detroit

  • All major roads not listed above (including freeway service drives)
  • All residential streets