The street department consist of the following:
1- Street Maintenance Supervisor
2- Equipment Operators
5- Street Maintenance Workers
Our street department does a variety of different job duties which includes but not limited to the following:
Street repairs with asphalt which is purchased in bulk the day of use from various vendors for potholes, cuts which were made to repair water or sewer lines, and other street repairs on the City right of way.
Concrete work is also done with curb and gutter which is aproved in advance and signed a contract for payment if approval for the work is received from the Public Works Director. Sidewalk work and repairs also are made on the City right of way.
Storm Drains are cleaned and maintained throughout the City as well as catch basins which are made with new concrete forms when needed. Storm drain pipe is replaced in areas where needed and also new put in to fix water flow problems as directed by the Public Works Director.
All City street sign names are made here at Public Works and replaced or added when needed. The directions signs on city maintained streets are also the responsibility of the street department such as speed limit, yield, stop signs, etc.
There are some roads inside the city limits that are state roads so that they are state maintained and repaired, although we try to work together with Harnett County to accomadate our citizens.