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Street Maintenance

Traffic signals

To report a problem with a traffic signal, please call 760-434-2980.
Find out how the city is reducing red light wait times through our Traffic Signal Program.

Street lights 

To report a malfunctioning street light, please call 760-434-2980.  Be prepared to provide an exact location of the light (e.g., “in front of 1635 Faraday Ave.” or “on the east side of El Camino Real, third light north of Chestnut Ave.”).  Include your contact information, including a daytime phone number, so we can call you with questions. 

Learn about our new energy efficient street lights.

To find the street sweeping schedule for a specific address, click on first letter of street named desired. Schedule of street sweeping follows street name.

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If there is storm water or storm drain related issue that
is currently occurring please call the storm water hotline at

760-602-2799

 Report litter or debris in the roadway at 760-434-2980

The Storm Drain Maintenance Department maintains and inspects the public storm drain system. This is done on an annual basis. The public storm drain system consists of:
  • 3,600 total curb inlets/catch basins
  • 660 total outfalls
  • 750 total D-25s/ under sidewalk drain
  • 6 channels/drainage way cleaning
  • 6 CDS/continuous deflective systems
  • 5 desiltation basins/detention ponds
  • Annually sweep 19,800 miles of roadway
  • Litter pick-up /Solid Waste Removal 

 If there is storm water or storm drain related issue that
is currently occurring please call the storm water hotline at

760-602-2799

Report litter or debris in the roadway at 760-434-2980

The city provides graffiti removal from the public right-of-way and public property. The public is encouraged to report graffiti such as paint, stickers, wax or any other markings on public property so they city can remove the markings in a timely manner. To report graffiti please call the 24-hour Graffiti Removal Hotline at 760-434-6700.

For further information call 760-434-2980 during normal working hours.

Contact Information

Transportation Department
Street Maintenance
Transportation@carlsbadca.gov
760-434-2980
760-434-6700 Graffiti Hotline
760-720-9562 fax

Storm Drain Maintenance
760-434-2980 
760-602-2799 Storm Water Hotline

405 Oak Ave.
Carlsbad, CA 92008

General Information

Business hours
Monday Thursday
7:30 a.m. 5:30 p.m.
Friday
8 a.m. 5 p.m.