Operational functions include street maintenance, including pothole repair and patching; maintenance of shoulders and alleys; emergency operations, including snow removal, deceased animal removal, and other special projects.
Personnel will remove a deceased animal from any City right of way in a timely and respectful manner 24 hours a day. The Shop maintains a pathological incinerator daily. If you have an animal that has passed, please place it in a plastic bag and put it on the curb (right of way).
To report a deceased animal to be picked up, please call 757-393-8666 on weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Our dispatcher will be happy to help you. After 3:30 p.m. on weekdays and weekends, please get in touch with the police non-emergency number (757-393-5300), and the Police dispatcher will contact our on-call personnel.
To report a deceased Animal to be removed, please use our SeeClickFix Request service.