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Citizens may request or report
the repair of streets, alley potholes, hazardous sidewalk conditions, gutter drainage problems, bike
paths and catch basin stoppages by calling (661) 326-3111 or via the Internet.
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Sewer Maintenance handles routine
cleaning of the City's main sewer line, repair of the City's
main sewer line, including sewer manholes, repair and maintenance
of sewer lift stations, and clearing sewer stoppages.
- Routine cleaning of the City's main sewer line;
- Repair of the City's main sewer line, including sewer manholes;
- Repair and maintenance of sewer lift stations;
- Clearing sewer stoppages - Sewer stoppages are cleared
on the City's main line only. It is the responsibility of
all property owners to repair any blockage of or damage to
their sewer lateral, from the house/building connection to
the City's main sewer line.
prepares to clean a sewer line using a high pressure device
that is lowered into a sewer manhole and fitted down the
sewer line, back flushing the line and clearing accumulation
Routine sewer line cleaning is performed on a daily basis. The sewer crews also respond to emergency sewer stoppage complaints and odor
complaints on a 24 hour basis including weekends and holidays.
handles street sweeping, cleaning median islands and buffer
walls, and leaf collection. Street Cleaning performs the following:
- Street sweeping - once a month sweeping of residential
- Cleaning median islands and buffer walls - twice a year;
- Leaf Collection - October through January, residents are
allowed to place leaves on the street to be picked up by
City crews. Leaf piles should be placed at least two (2)
feet away from the gutter, so as not to block the gutter
Residents are allowed to place leaves
on the street during the months of November through January,
each year. Leaves should be placed 2 feet away from the
curb so that water does not pond in the gutter. Street
crew picks up leaves using a front end loader with a claw
Leaves are placed in a modified garbage
truck and hauled to the City's wood waste recycling facility.
The leaf program is aimed at keeping the City's storm system
in good operating condition by decreasing the amount of
debris that gets into storm lines and storm pump stations.
Street Maintenance handles the patching
potholes on streets and alleys, street resurfacing, repairs
on curb, gutter and cross-gutters, repairs and installation
of wheelchair ramps, and sidewalk repairs. Street Maintenance performs the following:
- Patching potholes on streets and alleys
Pothole patching is a low cost, temporary
repair maintenance operation that is performed until funds
are available to resurface or reconstruct the entire street.
- Street Resurfacing
- Repairs on curb, gutter and cross-gutters
- Repairs and installation of wheelchair ramps
- Sidewalk Repairs*
*Temporary repairs on sidewalks are made
using an asphalt material. While permanent repairs are
the responsibility of the property owner, all reported
hazardous sidewalk complaints are investigated by the Street
Maintenance Superintendent or Streets Supervisor.
See also Rubber Sidewalks
Storm Line Maintenance
Line Maintenance handles cleaning, repairing catch basins/syphons,
repair and maintenance of storm lines, and flood control
Emergency Service after normal working hours,
holidays, and weekends call (661) 327-7111.