Any individual or contractor who works in the city right-of-way needs to obtain a permit from the Engineering Division. Permits are required for:
- Drive approaches
- Monitoring wells and dumpsters
A bond is also required for pavement cuts, curb work, and digging in the street. The contractor must be prequalified or provide a Performance and Guarantee Bond (PDF)
Water Service Partnerships
For any right-of-way work involving water services, please contact the Water Department
at 517-788-4090. Industrial users must also contact the Wastewater Treatment Plant
for authorization at 517-788-4075.