Transportation & Environmental Services
Programs & Services
The Construction Permits and Inspections Section, under the Right of Way and Development Division, is located in room 4130 in City Hall. This section manages and inspects capital improvement projects through all phases of construction, permits, temporary reserved parking, and all work within the right of way. Contact us: 703.746.4035
The Development and Right-of-Way Services Division, which is located in room 4130 in City Hall, administers T&ES’s land development review process for public improvement projects designed by the department and reviews state projects and privately submitted site plans to ensure that construction is in compliance with the City's engineering standards and policies. This division is also responsible for administering as well as performing all City survey work and maintaining engineering records. Contact us: 703.746.4064.
Environmental Quality, located at 2900 Business Center Drive, administers the City's air, water, and noise improvement programs, which help preserve and protect the environment and public health and welfare. Contact us: 703.746.4065
The Stormwater Management Program helps protect water quality in the City. The program has three focus areas: 1) Stormwater Quality, 2) Flooding and Drainage Issues, and 3) Public Infrastructure Maintenance & Operations. Residents also partner with the City to protect water quality and decrease the impact of flooding. Working together we can manage stormwater more effectively to protect our local water resources and our community. Contact us: 703.746.6499
The Sanitary Infrastructure Division implements the City’s Sanitary Sewer Master Plan and is responsible for planning level engineering related to sanitary sewer capital projects throughout the City. Contact us: 703.746.4065
The Public Works Services Division, located at 2900 Business Center Drive, provides maintenance and repairs for all City sewers, streets, sidewalks and fire hydrants; maintains stream beds, weirs and stream banks; maintains drainage tunnels, box culverts, stormwater pollution removal facilities; maintains bridges; and conducts snow removal and flood control operations. Contact us: 311 or 703.746.4311
The vehicle impound section of Transportation and Environmental Services is responsible for the storage and disposal of all vehicles impounded by the City. The Impound Facility processes approximately 3,000 vehicles per year. Vehicles not claimed by the owners may be either auctioned by the City or disposed of through a junk car program that is administered by the State of Virginia. Contact us: 311 or 703.746.4664
The Fleet Management Division is responsible for maintaining the city's vehicles and major construction equipment. The City has approximately 800 units in its fleet; not including the school system, public transportation (bus) system vehicles, or police motorcycles. Vehicles in the City's fleet include police patrol cars, pick-up trucks, sedans, hybrid fuel vehicles, dump trucks, tractors, SUVs, and more. Contact us: 311 or 703.746.4311
The T&ES Division of Resource Recovery, located at 2900 Business Center Drive, provides refuse collection and recycling services. Contact us: 311 or 703.746.4311
Mobility Services and Programs, located at 421 King St., Suite 235, coordinates parking and curbside management programs, DOT paratransit for the mobility impaired, and the City’s GO Alex program, which promotes ridesharing through the formation of car and vanpools and other vehicle alternative programs. Contact us: 703.746.4075
The Traffic Engineering Division, located at 2900 Business Center Dr., manages the City’s Smart Mobility Program and coordinates and regulates traffic, signals, and transportation-related issues throughout the city. Contact us: 703.746.4142
The Transportation Planning Division, located at 301 King St., Suite 3600, develops and implements the City's Comprehensive Transportation Master Plan, manages the Vision Zero, Transit, and Complete Streets Programs, and coordinates with regional partners for funding, Metro-related services, and the Alexandria DASH bus service. Contact us: 703.746.4088
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