Department of Municipal Services (DMS)

The Department of Municipal Services (DMS) is responsible for many of your City government operations. This department maintains the city’s 60 miles of streets, including snow plowing, salting and repair work.

Leaf Pickup

During the fall leaf pickup season, leaves may be placed in the roadway in most areas, excluding Marshall Street, Division Street and East and West Chicago Street.
A street crew riding on a truck


The Street Department plows starting with major streets, followed by local streets, then parking lots & cul-de-sacs. Please remember to give the plow trucks plenty of space, and avoid parking in the street during snowy weather as much as possible to ensure everybody's safety.