The Public Works Department serves 491 roads in the City of Palestine which includes over 134.16 linear paved miles and over 268.32 paved miles of lanes. The Street Department patches potholes and other street repairs. Street crews also mow the right-of-ways for traffic control purposes. The Street Department maintains traffic control signs and maintains the drainage systems with over 20 miles of storm drain. Street Crews remove limbs and trees within the right-of-way of traffic. The Fleet Department maintains all city vehicles, emergency services vehicles, and various motorized maintenance equipment.
To report an issue call Public Works at 903-731-8423:
For after hours or emergencies call the Police Department at 903-729-2254.
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