What we do


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The City of Asheville is dedicated to enhancing citizens’ quality of life by maintaining, repairing, and replacing streets and other related infrastructure. The City works to ensure a safe road system through proper maintenance, rehabilitation, and replacement of failed segments of pavement and all other related infrastructure while upholding the highest regard for customer satisfaction. The City also strives to maintain and improve traffic conditions to strengthen citizens’ sense of community.

The City’s Streets Services Division of Public Works is responsible for the installation, maintenance, repair, and revitalization of streets, bridges, walls, and guardrail; tree trimming and mowing within the right-of-way; graffiti removal; street sweeping downtown; and snow removal from streets within the City’s jurisdiction.

 


Resources

City Maintained Street Inventory

Street and Alley Closings, Street Name Changes

Street Services Contact Information

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

Related Services

Help fight litter

Join the Adopt-a-Street Program to help reduce litter in the City of Asheville.

Related Projects

Sulphur Springs Road Resurfacing

Happening Now Asheville City Council has awarded the Sulphur Springs Road Resurfacing Contract to French Broad Paving, Inc. from Marshall, NC.  Sulphur Springs will be the last street resurfaced by 2016 General Obligation Bonds.   Paving is scheduled to begin after the completion of the ongoing stormwater project.   In general the steps of the resurfacing process are: The [...]

Street Services News

Public Works Streets Division – We’re on a Roll for You

  The City of Asheville Public Works Department currently maintains just over 400 miles of streets and nearly 200 miles of sidewalk within the city. With a 2022 calendar year budget just over 2 million dollars,  Streets division teams hit the streets,  tasked with carrying out the maintenance designed to safely keep our community moving.  Wyatt Street [...]

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