The mission of the Coeur d'Alene Street and Engineering Department is to provide citizens with safe, unrestricted street surfaces. The Street Department maintains traffic control devices and providing departments with cost effective vehicle maintenance services.
The Coeur d’Alene Street Department maintains over 250 center lane miles of road and right-of-way including asphalt and pothole repair, 64 signalized intersections, 12,000 street signs and 500 permanent pavement markings. Other maintenance responsibilities performed include the Drainage Utility maintenance (sweeping, swale restoration, hard pipe cleaning and videoing), sidewalk repair and replacement to bring into Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliance as well as support of the many Special Events such as (4th of July, Car d'lane, Ironman, Street Fair). The Department also provides a total maintenance one stop shop for the city fleet and 360 various pieces of equipment and over 1000 assets to these vehicles.