Street Repairs and Maintenance Division - 706.653.4000

   Street Maintenance Division is responsible for over 650 miles of curbs and gutters, along with over 900 miles of public sidewalks. We provide services to Columbus residents and government personnel related to street repairs and maintenance, which includes city streets and state routes, sidewalk repair, curb/gutter, fence, guardrail repairs and graffiti removal.

Michelle Brown -
Street Maintenance Division Manager   

We maintain the fuel station located on Schatulga Road as well as provide fuel for the daily operations of various City entities such as the landfills, municipal golf generators during emergencies such as fires, hazardous spills, and storks. We re-grade ditches, excavate, complete grading for all city projects, load and move equipment for other divisions, rural and state route shoulder work for DOT, and support all other City projects. We support all divisions, and departments with special projects.

You can report problems on-line by completing our CitiLink Form. Completed forms are automatically assigned to the appropriate personnel.

  • Potholes - can be reported on-line using the CitiLink form or may be called in by dialing 706-653-4000 or found by supervisors of the Heavy Equipment Division.
  • Asphalt Maintenance - can be caused by tree roots and aging asphalt can be reported.

Heavy Equipment - 706.653.4000

The Heavy Equipment Division of Public Works is responsible for a variety of different services for the City of Columbus, Georgia. We manage the Street Sweepers that clean all the city streets and bridges throughout the city. We oversee the operation of the fuel pumps and wash rack on Schatulga Road.

David Pate -
Heavy Equipment Manager   


  • We provide fuel to the sanitary and inert landfills, as well as to Bull Creek, Oxbow Meadows Golf Courses, all heavy equipment, emergency vehicles, and emergency generators throughout the city of Columbus.
  • We provide the re-grading of ditches, removal of silt from ditches, silt ponds, retention ponds, and the laying of large pipes.
  • We perform maintenance on designated private unpaved roads for use by emergency vehicles, postal vehicles, and school buses.
  • We're responsible for the excavating and grading of all new and special projects within the city.
  • We perform maintenance on the shoulders of all city and state roads. We provide equipment to load material for all departments of the city from the dirt stockpile.
  • We support emergency management on fires, hazardous spills, storms, and demolishing buildings on city property.
  • We support all inert and sanitary landfills with dirt and equipment on covering as needed and for fires in emergencies.
  • We support the Cemetery Division, Building Maintenance Division, Engineering Department, and all divisions and departments within the city with Special Projects.


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Site Established: 2005 - Revised: January 15, 2016
Government Center, 100 10th Street, Columbus, GA, 31901
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