It is the goal of the City of DeSoto to provide for the safe and efficient movement of traffic throughout the city, through the proper maintenance of the city’s roadway and drainage infrastructures.

The City of DeSoto Street Department currently maintains 484 lane miles of paved roadways. A lane mile of roadway is 12 feet wide.

Of the 484 lane miles:

  • 315 lane miles are concrete streets
  • 169 lane miles are asphalt streets
Maintenance includes all general repairs needed to maintain the riding surface of the city streets such as:

  • Pot Hole Repair
  • Utility Cut repair
  • Crack Sealing
  • Curb Repairs
Report a pothole or other street repair issue online 

Belt Line Road is a state highway and is maintained by the Texas Department of Transportation (TXDot).

Phone: 972.274.CITY
Emergency Phone: 972.780.6641 (After Hours)

National Public Works Week May 19–25, 2024

National Public Works Week May 19–25, 2024

Public works professionals advance the quality of life by providing an infrastructure of services in transportation, water, wastewater, and stormwater treatment, public buildings and spaces, parks and grounds, emergency management and first response, solid waste, and right-of-way management. They are what make our communities dynamic places to live and work. Join us in celebrating the quiet work these professionals do that makes life better for all of us.
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