July Service Requests

A total of 273 service requests from citizens and City staff were recorded during July 2012 in the Public Works’ Department. This was a decrease of 40 requests (13%) from the previous month’s count of 313. The chart below tracks the number of requests recorded each day by staff.

Service Requests by Date for July

The community seemed to be in a cleanup mode on July 23 when 31 service requests were submitted. Of the 31 requests, eight were for the pickup of miscellaneous debris/garbage, four were requests for street sweeping, and one was for the cleanup of graffiti.

Service Requests by Category for July

The Forestry Section received the most service requests 64 (23%) for the second month in a row. Miscellaneous requests (responded to by the Sewer Section) were second with 44 (16%) and Asphalt requests were third with 35 (13%). Pothole requests returned to “most frequent request” with 22 (8%) requests. Tree inspection requests were second with 19 (7%) calls. Third was the request for the pickup of miscellaneous debris with 17 (6%) calls.