Contacts for all the departments under T&ES.

Page updated on Feb 23, 2016 at 3:25 PM


Important Phone Numbers

Construction & Inspection703.746.4035
  • Oversees City street, sewer, and sidewalk construction
  • Issues permits for activities on the public-right-of-way including construction, and temporary emergency parking
  • Soil Erosion Control Enforcement


Engineering & Design703.746.4045
  • Engineering & design advice and services for all City requirements
  • Locations of rights-of-way, easements, and real estate agreements
  • Street light outage/repair reporting in coordination with Dominion Virginia Power or you can use our on-line street light problem reporting system by clicking on this link.

Office of Environmental Quality703.746.4065
  • Investigates air pollution complaints, and noise pollution complaints including loudspeakers, air conditioners, engine noises
  • Involved with water quality, watershed, and stormwater management programs and stormwater best management practice facility inspections.

Public Works Division703.746.4488
  • To request repairs for potholes, streets, bridges, sidewalks, curbs, gutters, storm and sanitary sewers, and fire hydrants. You can also use our on-line sidewalk problem reporting system by clicking on this link.
  • Responsible for snow and ice removal
  • To report downed trees and limbs you can call the City arborist at 703-838-4999 during normal business hours. After hours, please call the Alexandria Police Department's non-emergency number at 703-838-4444. You can also send an email to the arborist at this link.

Resource Recovery Division703.746.4410
  • Street sweeping, litter collection, seasonal leaf pick-up program
  • Residential refuse & recyclable materials (newspaper, glass, plastic, aluminum) You can also use our on-line problem reporting system to request a new recycling bin by clicking on this link.
  • Collection of white goods (stoves, washers, dryers, refrigerators, etc.)
  • Household hazardous waste materials disposal

Transit Services703.746.4075
  • City bus stop, shelter & bench maintenance
  • DASH Bus & public transportation information
  • Car pool & ridematching information
  • City DOT paratransit transportation program

Transportation Division703.746.4747
  • Install & maintain traffic signals, traffic signs, parking meters, pavement markings
  • Conduct traffic surveys
  • Coordinate traffic on City streets for parades & other special events
  • Oversee the City vehicle impound lot
  • In the event of an emergency involving a traffic signal or sign, please call 703.746.4747.