Streets and Public Improvements
The Department of Streets and Public Improvements is more commonly known as the Department of Public Works (DPW). The department is responsible for street maintenance and infrastructure improvements. The department supervisor serves as the Streets Commissioner.
DPW takes care of the city streets, signs, and traffic signals. They are also responsible for street cleaning, snow plowing, snow removal and other city services. For more information on DPW services and policies
Sunbury, PA 17801
Mon - Fri 7:30am 4:00pm
Driver and Pedestrian Safety
Traffic and pedestrian safety is our top priority. The Department follows PennDOT regulations for sidewalk, curb, pavement, and crosswalk construction, maintenance, and repair. Use the Contact Us button above to report a traffic or pedestrian safety concern such as a pothole, street obstruction, or other issues.
ADA Accessibility and Handicapped Parking
The City of Sunbury wants to ensure that all people are able to get about town. Many streets and sidewalks have been upgraded with ADA accessible curbs and ramps. Public handicapped parking is available in the commercial business district downtown and in municipal parking lots. Residents with disabilities can request a handicapped parking space to be designated near their homes. Approval is not guaranteed. For an application for a residential designated handicapped parking space
Upcoming Street Projects
N 4th Street Paving
N 4th Street from Market to Shikellamy Avenue to Front Street
Milling and paving the street from curb to curb
Market Street Streetscape
Market Street from 10 - 13th Street, Wolverton/Chestnut/10th Intrersection
This project is final phase the Market Street Streetscape, repair retaining wall and sidewalk from 10th - 11th, curbing from 12th - 13th. Improvement to pedestrian safety Wolverton/Chestnut/10th Street intersection
Street Traffic Light Upgrade
4th and Arch/Reagan/Packer Street
This project will replace existing traffic signals with new mast arms, and LED traffic lights at intersection; including ADA compliant curb ramps.
Flood Mitigation Project
Reagan Street from Front St to 4th Street
This project will separate stormwater and sewer drainage systems and increase capacity for stormwater drainage to alleviate flooding under RR underpass.