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Tuesday, January 27  •  35°Mostly Cloudy Air Quality: Green
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Today: High 35° Low 19°
Partly CloudyAir Quality: Green
Wed: High 36° Low 23°
SunnyAir Quality: Green
Thu: High 40° Low 33°
CloudyAir Quality: Yellow
Fri: High 36° Low 16°
Partly Cloudy/WindAir Quality: Green
Sat: High 30° Low 23°
City government offices and facilities will be open as scheduled on Tuesday, January 27, with unscheduled leave permitted for non-emergency staff.  For Alexandria City Public Schools operating status, click here.
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Sewer Maintenance

The Sewer Maintenance Section is responsible for repairing storm and sanitary sewers, opening stoppages and replacing sewer mains as needed on a routine bases. The Sewer Section is also responsible for cleaning the many streams and channels and for the day to day cleaning of catch basins and storm and sanitary sewer mains.

Storm SewerDaily maintenance of thousands of storm sewer catch basin inlets and hundreds of fire hydrants is performed by a private contractor, under contract with the Maintenance Division.

Under the leadership of the Street Maintenance Section, the Sewer Maintenance Section and the Construction and Inspection Division are responsible for the removal of snow and ice from the City streets and many parking lots. In addition a private contractor serves as a force multiplier giving the City's snow fighting force a total of 48 pieces of snow removal equipment.

The Street Maintenance Section along with the Sewer Maintenance Section are often called upon to support clean up of hazardous materials the have been spilled or dumped into the City's storm or sanitary sewer system.





301 King St., Room 4100
Alexandria, Va 22314
Fax: 703.519.3356

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.