Street Department

The street department maintains over 66 linear miles (centerline miles) of streets at under 4.8 square miles of city area.  The department is responsible for repair and maintenance of streets, stormsewers, trees, curbs, trash, street sweeping, barricading, bridges, street signs, and other duties as assigned.

Department Supervisors:
Brent Abrams - Public Works Superintendent
Shain Dollar - Street Foreman

The City of Festus has implemented a new plan for maintaining the streets of Festus.  This plan includes preventative measures to reduce maintenance costs.  These projects will greatly improve the conditions of the streets in Festus.  The City  is investing approximately $500,000 each  year for this annual program.  See the plan.

Central Ave. STP ProjectWork proposed on the following streets in 2016:
Spring St. Group (Belle, Alice, S. 2nd & 3rd, Jersey, Spring)

Cypress Group (Cypress, Hemlock, Orchard, Westwood, Redwood, Spruce, Edgewood Ct., Rosemary)
Frisco St. Group (Frisco, Warne, Moore, Ann, Adams, Edwards, Forest)



Festus Accessiblity Plan

This is a plan for biking/walking areas throughout the city and an effort to improve accessibility.