Street Division

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City of Safford Street Division


The Street Division performs maintenance for approximately 41 miles of streets, 80 miles of parkways, 30 miles of sidewalks, 20 miles of alleyways and 20 miles of drainage systems. 


The Street Division is responsible for the following areas throughout the City:

  • Alleyway and parkway maintenance, including weed control
  • Debris removal from roadways
  • Drainage systems
  • Patching
  • Renewal
  • Repair and overlay of existing roadway surfaces
  • Sealing
  • Sidewalk maintenance
  • Street sign maintenance
  • Striping street
  • Sweeping
  • Traffic control devices


A Right of Way Permit Application must be completed any time traffic will be impeded or the City's Right-of-Way is being encroached upon. Some examples included but are not limited to: roadway construction, utility work, driveways, landscaping, sign installation, sidewalks, and special events.   

A Temporary Obstruction Permit Application must be completed any time City right of way will be temporarily obstructed by an object. Some examples include but are not limited to: moving storage containers, food trucks, sidewalk sales, etc.

Please contact ADOT at (928) 432-4900 for any issues on Route 70 or Hwy 191.

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