Public Works


Street Repair​

​Street and Alley Repair

Street and alley repair is the responsibility of the Department of Public Works.  Warranted repairs that can be accomplished through street maintenance will be addressed appropriately. Repair requests should be directed to the City Services Dispatch at 3-1-1 when dialing from inside the city limits, or 214-670-5111 when dialing from outside the city limits. Please indicate if the repair need is HAZARDOUS so an Emergency response crew can be immediately dispatched.

Sidewalk or Drive Approach Repairs / Replacements

The adjacent property owner is responsible for all repairs or replacement of sidewalks and drive approaches.  Hazardous conditions should be reported to the City Services Dispatch at 3-1-1 when dialing from inside the city limits, or 214-670-5111 when dialing from outside the city limits.

Permanent repairs made with concrete may be done by the property owner or a private contractor provided a permit is issued by the City of Dallas Permit Center, 320 E. Jefferson 214-948-4290.  The Department of Public Works has a cost/share program to assist homeowners with the replacement of sidewalks, curbs and drive approaches.  Further information about the program is available by contacting 214-948-4287.

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Curb Repairs / Replacements

Curb repair or replacement is only done where the curb is hazardous or where curb displacement is causing a significant standing water problem.  Curb repair concerns should be called in to 3-1-1 when dialing from inside the city limits, or 214-670-5111 when dialing from outside the city limits.  The Mobility and Street Services Department will make a determination of the need.