Roadway Maintenance


The Roadway Maintenance Division works to provide a safe and well-maintained transportation system throughout the City of Muscatine’s infrastructure of streets. Maintenance of streets in Muscatine is performed on all roads within the city limits except the U.S. 61 Bypass and a small portion of Business Route U.S. 61, which are maintained by the State of Iowa.


There are over 140 miles of streets within the city limits. In addition to streets, the Roadway Maintenance Division maintains alleys and parking lots. The division is also involved in numerous other projects including:

  • Pavement Management
  • Assisting the Refuse Collection Division during cleanup week
  • Cleaning and replacing culverts
  • Making concrete repairs
  • Patching potholes and plumber ditches
  • Repairing city sidewalks (including Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) panels
  • Replacing curbs and gutters

Construction Information

If you are an individual or a contractorin need of a permit for building, sidewalk replacement, driveways, curb cut / removal, or street construction, please contact the Building and Zoning Department at 563.262.4141.Helpful resources include: