Streets & Highways
The Streets and Highways Division within the Department of Public
Utilities/Works performs and coordinate maintenance activities to ensure
safe passage for vehicle and pedestrian traffic in the City of Portsmouth.
Administrative functions include the VDOT Highway Maintenance Expenditure
Annual Report, and customer service including citizen relations, risk
management claims investigation, and liaison with regulatory bodies.
Operational functions include street maintenance including pothole repair
and patching; maintenance of shoulders and alleys; emergency operations
including snow removal and other various special projects.