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Did you notice a pothole on your way into work or school this morning? Are there plows on the road during a heavy snow?  These are areas where the Street Division of the Public Works Department steps in. The Street Division provides maintenance and repair for the City of Bloomington's 234 miles of streets. Our specific function includes a wide range of activities:

  • Street paving and resurfacing 
  • Maintenance repairs to the City's alley network construction and installation of sidewalks, curbs and Americans with Disabilities Act compliant accessible ramps 
  • Repair and maintenance of lane markings
  • Street signs and traffic control devices
  • Snow removal operations;
  • Street sweeping and leaf collection
  • Care and maintenance of trees located in the public right-of-way to safeguard against accidents and help keep our City's trees looking their best.

 

Whether it's patching roads, plowing snow, or building sidewalks, we strive to make transportation smooth and easy! If you have any questions, or would like to report a concern or issue, please call our office at (812) 349-3448 or file a City u-report.

 

Street Division Office Staff:

  • Joe Van Deventer, Director of Street Operations
  • Danny Bitner, Deputy Director
  • Mike Stinson, Traffic Manager
  • Herbert Kinser, Asst. Superintendent
  • Danna Workman, Account Clerk/Emergency Grant Coordinator
  • Chris Axsom, Asset Clerk

 

Office Hours: 6:00am to 4:00pm (Monday - Thursday)

Staff

Joe VanDeventer

Title
Director of Street Operations
Email
vandevej@bloomington.in.gov
Phone
812-349-3448

Danna Workman

Title
Asset Clerk/Emergency Grant Coor
Email
workmand@bloomington.in.gov
Phone
812-349-3448