Street Maintenance

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Street Light MaintenanceThe City is responsible for maintenance of all public streets within the city. Maintenance is performed by in-house Asphalt and Concrete Crews and by contract personnel. Maintenance contracts are managed by the Street Superintendent.

Maintenance activities of the Concrete Crew include repair and replacement of concrete curbs and gutters, highway medians, driveway entrance aprons and sidewalks.

Maintenance activities of the Asphalt Crew include filling of potholes, repairs to deteriorated sections of streets and grading of gravel shoulders.

Contract crews do concrete replacement, pavement overlays of entire streets, and maintenance of brick sidewalks.

If you have a concern with a street in Fairfax County call the Virginia Department of Transportation at 1-800-FOR-ROAD (1-800-367-7623).

Contact Information

Maintenance requests
For repair of concrete items, contact the Concrete Crew Supervisor at 703.385.7990 or by email or 703.385.7980 or by email.

For potholes or other asphalt repairs contact the Asphalt Crew Supervisor at 703.385.7979 or by email or 703.385.7980 or by email.

New Sidewalk
To request a new sidewalk refer to the City's Policy and Procedure for Residential New Concrete Sidewalk or contact the city engineer at 703.246.6330 or email.

New Curb Cuts
To request a new curb cut contact the office of the facilities inspector at 703.385.7828 or by email charlie.shillingburg@fairfaxva.gov / chris.arnold@fairfaxva.gov.

New Curb and Gutter
To request curb and gutters contact the City Engineer at 703.246.6330 or email. Requests for new curb and gutter will be considered in conjunction with storm drainage requests.

Dead Animals
To have a dead animal in the road removed call 703.385.7837

Streetlight Out
Most city streetlights are maintained by Dominion Virginia Power. To report electric streetlights that are not working or that remain on during the daytime call the street division at 703.385.7980 and they will report it to DVP.  It is important to get an exact location and a pole number if possible when reporting outages. For gas lights in Old Town Fairfax call 703.385.7995 (For traffic signals call 703.385.7987)

New Streetlight
To request a new streetlight or to upgrade the wattage of an existing streetlight contact the street superintendent at 703.385.7983 or email.