The Street Department maintains over 82 miles of streets as well as drainage ways and street signs within the City of Sulphur Springs. This Department also provides maintenance to city facilities such as City Hall, the Service Center, the Library, the Senior Citizen Center, the Airport and Spillway at Lake Sulphur Springs.
The Street Department also maintains the open drainage channels such as Town Branch, South Town Branch, and many other tributaries throughout the City. During and following storm related activities, the Street Department is the first and main resource mobilized to respond. The work of the street department overlaps with the Capital Construction Department. Both departments share the use of vehicles and equipment.