City Engineering Department
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Sidewalk repair requests may be made to the Department of Public Services. Click here to access an easy-to-use online form for submitting your repair request.
New Sidewalk Requests
Requests for the City to install new sidewalks
where none exist may be submitted
to the Engineering Department by the November 1 public
improvements deadline, or until early February of each
year (the specific February date will be communicated on this website
each year as the date nears). Each March, the City Council reviews all
submitted new sidewalk and public improvement
requests and determines which projects will be included in the following
fiscal year budget.
To find out how to submit your sidewalk request, visit the
public improvement requests web page.
City's Press Release web page for the sidewalk request
deadline for each year.
Sidewalk Installation by the
Sidewalks are typically installed by a contractor working for
the City of Midland. However, property owners may install their
own sidewalks upon request.
Prior to starting any sidewalk installation
project, property owners or the licensed contractor(s) they hire to do
the work must obtain a sidewalk permit.
Contractors must be licensed through the City of Midland City Clerk's
All sidewalks must be constructed in accordance with the location,
grades and specifications outlined by the Engineering Department. The
department determines the sidewalk location and keeps records of the
dimensions and locations of all sidewalks in the city. Construction
requirements related to the installation of sidewalks can be obtained
from the Engineering Department in City Hall. Click here for
detail drawings of how to install sidewalks.