It is our mission to provide safe passage on streets and rights-of-way. If you would like to report a pothole, please call 509.527.4363 or email to schedule a repair. Potholes are normally patched within 1-2 working days.

The City of Walla Walla street system includes:

  • Maintaining 149 miles of streets
  • Pothole patching, crack sealing, chip sealing
  • Alley maintenance
  • Small paving projects
  • Utility cut repair
  • Snow and ice control
  • Leaf collection
  • 70 signals and school zone flashers
  • More than 6,000 signs throughout the city
  • Approximately 2,400 street lights

The streets are classified as major and minor arterials, major collectors, neighborhood collectors, and local residential streets.

Street lights

The City maintains approximately 25% of the street lights. The remaining 75% of the lights are maintained by Pacific Power.

City lights have green tags on the poles, like the one below. To report a City street light that is out, please contact our office at 509.527.4363. To make a report after normal business hours, please call the non emergency dispatch number at 509.527.1960.

pole tag

Pacific Power lights have yellow tags on the poles, like the one below. Pacific Power is responsible for making repairs to these lights. Click here to report a Pacific Power street light that is out.

power pole tag

Request a street light

To request the City install a street light, please use this form.

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