Operations Maintenance & Congestion Management


‚ÄčOperations maintenance division is responsible for the design, construction and repair of traffic control devices, like traffic signals, school and pedestrian flashers, traffic signs, pavement markings, crosswalks and street lights. To request services for a non hazardous situation, call Dallas 3-1-1 or make a request here.

Safety and congestion management division conducts technical studies for traffic safety, installs traffic control devices and develops neighborhood traffic calming projects.

Neighborhood Block Party Permit

Neighborhood block party permits are available for temporarily closing streets in a single family residential area. There is no fee for this permit. Contact the Dallas Department of Public Works for an application.

Block party permits are not granted when multi-family or commercial properties are adjacent to City streets. Multi-family or commercial property owners may obtain a permit from the Dallas Office of Special Events at (214) 939-2701.