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Overview

08/16/2019
Krewstown Road Temporary Closure August 17th [Alert]
08/16/2019
Center City Street Closures for Resurfacing - Saturday August 17th [Alert]
Streets Department Schedules Center City Resurfacing on Saturday August 17th - Temporary, Full Street Closures and Parking Restrictions Expected
08/14/2019
Kelly Drive Temporary Closure Overnight August 15th [Alert]
08/09/2019
Overnight Street Improvement in Center City [Alert]
08/05/2019
Nighttime Street Improvement in Center City for the Week of August 5th [Alert]
07/31/2019
Cresheim Valley Drive Closure Saturday August 3rd [Alert]
07/18/2019
Saturday Closures for Roadway Maintenance: Leverington Avenue & Cresheim Valley Drive [Alert]
07/05/2019
City Officials Announce Spruce and Pine Streets Resurfacing and Safety Project [Alert]
Temporary, Full Street Closures and Parking Restrictions Expected
07/03/2019
City of Philadelphia Recognizes 2019 Future Track Graduates [In The News]
07/01/2019
Frankford Avenue Intermittent Closures for Roadway Repairs [Alert]
06/24/2019
Streets Department and PennDOT Schedule Inspection Work on the University Avenue Drawbridge [Alert]
05/31/2019
University Avenue Drawbridge Intermittent Closures for Maintenance Saturday June 1st [Alert]
05/31/2019
Discontinuance of Philacycle Program Effective June 30th [Press Release]
05/31/2019
Streets Department Announces the Discontinuance of the Philacycle Program [Alert]
05/30/2019
Monument Road Intermittent Closures for Paving Saturday June 1st [Alert]
05/30/2019
City Officials Announce 16 Local Schools Awarded Nearly $35K in Green School Grants [Press Release]
05/17/2019
Lincoln Drive Closure - Saturday May 18th, Weeknight Overnight Closures Resume Monday [Alert]
05/15/2019
City Kicks Off Paving Season - New paving guide, tracker map and 2019 paving list [Alert]
05/10/2019
Lincoln Drive Temporary Closure - Sat May 11th, plus Overnight Weekday Closures [Alert]
Lincoln Drive Temporary Closure - Sat May 11th, plus Overnight Weekday Closures for roadway improvements, curb and guiderail installation and resetting of inlet and manhole covers
05/10/2019
University Avenue Drawbridge Temporary Closure for Maintenance - Sat May 11th [Alert]
University Avenue Drawbridge Temporary Closure for Maintenance, Saturday May 11th, 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
05/02/2019
Lincoln Drive: Full Closure Saturday, May 4th and Weekday, Overnight Closures Begin Monday, May 6th [Alert]
04/24/2019
City Officials Unveil Plans for New Recycling Contract, Processing 100% of Recyclables [Alert]
04/16/2019
City Launches Mechanical Street Cleaning Pilot in Six Neighborhoods [Alert]
Mechanical street sweeper trucks, backpack blowers and compactors will deploy weekly for cleaner streets
04/11/2019
​Temporary Closure of Lincoln Drive for Maintenance Work - Sat. April 13th [Alert]
04/09/2019
Street Improvement for the Week of April 8th [Alert]
04/09/2019
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Center City Streets [Alert]
04/01/2019
Streets Department Announces Street Improvement for the Week of April 1st [Alert]
03/29/2019
Protected Bike Lane Installallations Scheduled for S. 27th Street and South Street [In The News]
03/25/2019
Streets Department Kicks Off 2019 Cleaning Season at PMBC Block Captain Rally [In The News]
03/25/2019
Streets Department Announces Street Improvement in the Northwest [Alert]
03/22/2019
Martin Luther King Drive Roadway Repairs Scheduled [Alert]
03/15/2019
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Martin Luther King Drive [Alert]
02/25/2019
Falls Bridge Overnight Closure for Maintenance Work February 26 [Alert]
02/19/2019
Streets Department Prepared for Next Round of Winter Weather [Alert]
02/11/2019
New Public Facing Street and Sidewalk Closure Permit Map [Alert]
City Announces New Public Facing Street and Sidewalk Closure Permit Map - Current and future Street closure permits available in a searchable online format for the first time
02/09/2019
Streets Department Announces Temporary Street   Closures in Center City for Sunday, February 10th  [In The News]
02/08/2019
Construction Update for the North American Street Streetscape Project [Alert]
Cecil B. Moore Avenue Temporarily Closed the Week of February 11th
02/05/2019
Falls Bridge Maintenance - Overnight Closure Scheduled Feb 5th [Alert]
Falls Bridge Maintenance Scheduled - Overnight Closure Tuesday, February 5th, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Wednesday
01/30/2019
Lincoln Drive Temporary Closure Saturday February 2nd [In The News]
Lincoln Drive Temporary Closure Saturday, February 2nd for Maintenance Work
01/25/2019
Falls Bridge Maintenance Work Scheduled Overnight Monday Jan 28 [In The News]
FALLS BRIDGE Maintenance Work Scheduled - Temporary closure overnight Monday, January 28th
01/08/2019
STREETS DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES MAINTENANCE WORK ON FALLS BRIDGE [In The News]
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Falls Bridge - Temporary Closure Scheduled Overnight Wednesday, January 9th
12/18/2018
City Officials Announce the Installation of 15 Surveillance Cameras Targeting Illegal Dumping [Alert]
City Officials Announce the Installation of 15 Surveillance Cameras Targeting Illegal Dumping - Total of 50 To Be Installed Citywide by Spring 2019
12/14/2018
American Street Streetscape Update 12-14-2018 [Press Release]
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION UPDATE FOR THE NORTH AMERICAN STREET STREETSCAPE PROJECT
12/04/2018
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Kelly Drive [Alert]
11/08/2018
TROLLEY TRACK REMOVAL ON ERIE AVENUE [Alert]
10/18/2018
Maintenance Work Scheduled for Kelly Drive Overnight October 18th [Alert]
Maintenance Work Scheduled for Kelly Drive Overnight Thursday, October 18th. Temporary Closure between Hunting Park Ave and S. Ferry Road
10/17/2018
ADA Curb Ramp Upgrades & Raised Crosswalks Projects Coming to 100 & 200 blocks of Market Street [Alert]
The 100 and 200 blocks of Market Streets are slated to received upgrades to the ADA curb ramp and raised crosswalks beginning Monday, Oct. 15th
10/03/2018
Kelly Drive Overnight Maintenance Work Wed. Oct 3rd [Alert]
Kelly Drive between Hunting Park Avenue and S. Ferry Road will be closed to traffic overnight announced Streets Commissioner Carlton Williams. Temporary restrictions are scheduled to be in effect from approximately 9:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 3rd through 5:00 a.m. Thursday, October 4th:
09/24/2018
Inspection Work on Roosevelt Blvd. Extension (US 1) - Temp. Closures Ridge to Wissahickon [Alert]
Inspection Work on Roosevelt Blvd. Extension (US 1) - Temp. Closures Ridge to Wissahickon - 9:00 p.m. Monday, September 24th through Tuesday at 5:00 a.m.
09/19/2018
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Cobbs Creek Parkway [Alert]
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Cobbs Creek Parkway Temporary closure scheduled overnight Thursday, September 20th
09/17/2018
Street Improvement in Manayunk Area Evening Work Scheduled [Alert]
Street Improvement in Manayunk Area Evening Work Scheduled
09/13/2018
PHILADELPHIA MORE BEAUTIFUL COMMITTEE HOSTS 2018 CLEAN BLOCK CONTEST [Alert]
PHILADELPHIA MORE BEAUTIFUL COMMITTEE HOSTS 2018 CLEAN BLOCK CONTEST 20 Blocks Participating Over Four Saturdays
09/13/2018
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Lombard Street [Alert]
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Lombard Street
09/13/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES MAINTENANCEWORK ON KREWSTOWN ROAD [Press Release]
STREETS DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES MAINTENANCEWORK ON KREWSTOWN ROAD
09/13/2018
Construction Set to Begin on MLK Drive New Lighting Installations for Trail and Roadway [Alert]
Construction Set to Begin on MLK Drive New Lighting Installations for Trail and Roadway
09/11/2018
City Officials Showcase Paving Process [Alert]
City Officials Showcase Paving Process, Highlight Additional Funding Earmarked for a Second Crew and New Equipment
09/05/2018
TEMPORARY LANE CLOSURES ON JFK BLVD. TODAY & TOMORROW [Alert]
TEMPORARY LANE CLOSURES ON JFK BLVD. TODAY & TOMORROW
08/29/2018
Temporary Closures in Northeast Philadelphia for September 2nd [Alert]
Temporary Closures in Northeast Philadelphia for September 2nd Motorists and pedestrians advised of temporary delays and detours
08/24/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR WEEK OF AUGUST 27TH [Alert]
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR WEEK OF AUGUST 27TH Temporary, Full Street Closures and Parking Restrictions Expected
08/23/2018
Streets Department performs roadway repairs on Lombard, 7th to 8th [Alert]
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Lombard Street Daytime Work Scheduled Beginning Thursday, August 23rd
08/14/2018
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Cobbs Creek Parkway Temporary closure [Alert]
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Cobbs Creek Parkway Temporary closure scheduled for Wednesday, August 15 through Thursday, August 16
08/13/2018
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Center City Streets Evening Work [Alert]
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Center City Streets Evening Work Scheduled Tuesday, August 14th
08/09/2018
Lincoln Drive Full Weekend Closures to Continue the Month of August [Alert]
Lincoln Drive Full Weekend Closures to Continue the Month of August
08/07/2018
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Cobbs Creek Parkway [Alert]
Streets Department Schedules Maintenance Work on Cobbs Creek Parkway Temporary closure scheduled for Wednesday, August 8 through Thursday, August 9
08/04/2018
Streets Department Announces Street Improvement for Week of August 3rd [Alert]
08/02/2018
Streets Department Implements Change in Block Party Approval Process [Alert]
Streets Department Implements Change in Block Party Approval Process Local Police District Pre-Approval Required
07/27/2018
Overnight Street Improvement Scheduled for 40th Street Temporary, Full Street Closures and Parking [Alert]
Overnight Street Improvement Scheduled for 40th Street Temporary, Full Street Closures and Parking Restrictions Expected
07/23/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES MAINTENANCE WORK ON CENTER CITY STREETS [Alert]
STREETS DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES MAINTENANCE WORK ON CENTER CITY STREETS Evening Work Scheduled Tuesday, July24th
07/20/2018
Evening Street Improvement in Center City Begins July 23rd [Alert]
07/18/2018
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event Sponsored By the Streets Department’s Sanitation [Press Release]
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event Sponsored By the Streets Department’s Sanitation Division
07/13/2018
Full, Weekend Closures Scheduled for July from Ridge Avenue to Wissahickon Avenue for Lincoln Drive [Alert]
Full, Weekend Closures Scheduled for July from Ridge Avenue to Wissahickon Avenue for Lincoln Drive Restoration Project
07/11/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR NORTH PHILADELPHIA [In The News]
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR NORTH PHILADELPHIA Temporary, Full Street Closures and Parking Restrictions Expected
07/10/2018
CITYWIDE RESURFACING SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED FOR MAJOR THOROUGHFARES [Alert]
CITYWIDE RESURFACING SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED FOR MAJOR THOROUGHFARES
07/10/2018
Construction to Begin for Lefevre Street Bridge Project [In The News]
Construction to Begin for Lefevre Street Bridge Project Bridge Closure and Construction to Begin the Week of July 16
07/03/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT TEMPORARILY OPENS THE RACE STREET PEDESTRIAN CROSSING FOR JULY 4TH [Alert]
STREETS DEPARTMENT TEMPORARILY OPENS THE RACE STREET PEDESTRIAN CROSSING FOR JULY 4TH
07/02/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION UPDATE FOR THE NORTH AMERICAN STREET STREETSCAPE PROJECT [Alert]
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION UPDATE FOR THE NORTH AMERICAN STREET STREETSCAPE PROJECT
07/02/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT CLOSES LOCUST STREET AND RACE STREET RAIL CROSSINGS FOR REPAIRS [Alert]
STREETS DEPARTMENT CLOSES LOCUST STREET AND RACE STREET RAIL CROSSINGS FOR REPAIRS
07/02/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES OVERNIGHT STREET RESURFACING OF MORRELL KREWSTOWN AND BAINBRIDGE [In The News]
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES OVERNIGHT STREET RESURFACING OF MORRELL KREWSTOWN AND BAINBRIDGE
06/29/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR WEEK OF JULY 2ND [Alert]
06/29/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR WEEK OF JULY 2ND [Alert]
06/25/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR WEEK OF JUNE 25TH [Alert]
06/14/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR WEEK OF JUNE 18TH [Alert]
06/08/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENT FOR WEEK OF JUNE 11TH [Alert]
06/01/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET IMPROVEMENTS FOR WEEK OF JUNE 4TH [Alert]
05/23/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES MAINTENANCE WORK ON 59th STREET BETWEEN LANCASTER AVENUE and UPLAND WAY [In The News]
STREETS DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES MAINTENANCE WORK ON 59th STREET, BETWEEN LANCASTER AVENUE and UPLAND WAY
05/17/2018
Night Work Detour Extended Beginning the Week of May 21 for Lincoln Drive Restoration Project [Alert]
05/16/2018
MAYOR KENNEY ANNOUNCES 13 LOCAL SCHOOLS AWARDED NEARLY $29,000 IN GREEN GRANTS [In The News]
05/15/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN ON THE SCHUYLKILL RIVER SWING BRIDGE PROJECT [In The News]
05/14/2018
Night Work Detour Starts May 14 for Lincoln Drive Restoration Project [Alert]
05/11/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES MAINTENANCE WORK ON FRANKFORD AVENUE [In The News]
STREETS DEPARTMENT SCHEDULES MAINTENANCE WORK ON FRANKFORD AVENUE
04/23/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN FOR THE LINCOLN DRIVE RESTORATION PROJECT [Alert]
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN FOR THE LINCOLN DRIVE RESTORATION PROJECT
04/18/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES RESURFACING TO BEGIN ON SOUTH BROAD STREET [Alert]
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES RESURFACING TO BEGIN ON SOUTH BROAD STREET PEDESTRIAN SAFETY IMPROVEMENT PROJECT Temporary Lane Closures and Parking Restrictions Expected
04/18/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES SCHEDULE FOR EVENING STREET RESURFACING [Alert]
Philadelphia – Streets Commissioner Carlton Williams announced today that night work will commence for milling and resurfacing activities in the Southwest Philadelphia area beginning Monday, April 16 at 7 p.m. Temporary parking restrictions are expected. The work is expected to be completed by Friday, May 11.
04/16/2018
Mayor Kenney Announces the 11th Annual Philly Spring Cleanup [In The News]
Mayor Kenney Announces the 11th Annual Philly Spring Cleanup
04/13/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION TO START ON THE NORTH AMERICAN STREET STREETSCAPE PROJECT [Alert]
PHILADELPHIA –Streets Commissioner Carlton Williams announced today that construction work will commence on the North American Street Streetscape Project, starting Monday, April 16th. The project takes place along American Street from Girard Avenue to Indiana Avenue.
04/06/2018
11th Annual Philly Spring Cleanup Postponed Until Saturday, April 14 [Alert]
Philly Spring Cleanup Postponed Until Saturday, April 14
03/22/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT STORM UPDATE [Alert]
03/19/2018
Streets Department Kicks Off 2018 Cleaning Season at PMBC Block Captain Rally [In The News]
03/16/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET CLOSURES FOR WESTMORELAND STREET PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE REMOVAL [Alert]
03/16/2018
STREETS DEPARTMENT TO KICK-OFF CITY’S CLEANING SEASON SAT MARCH 17 12:30 [Alert]