|Beach Maintenance crews are responsible for cleaning the City's nine miles of ocean and bay beaches, adjacent shorelines and the boardwalks. Staff cleans and maintains the fire rings located on both sides of Balboa Pier and at Corona del Mar State Beach.
Concrete and Street Maintenance crews maintain a safe and secure concrete and pavement system for the community. This program is intended to prevent trip and fall incidents on sidewalks and ensure proper water flow in the gutters to the storm drain system. Crews follow guidelines to inspect, schedule and repair City streets, alleys and bike trails, as well as deteriorated or damaged sidewalks, curbs and gutters within the City's right-of-way. This also includes the maintenance of street signs, pavement markings, curb markings, street name signs and roadway striping.
Equipment Maintenance staff are responsible for maintaining approximately 380 pieces of equipment which makes up the City's vehicle fleet. This includes sedans, light- and heavy-duty trucks, fire trucks, paramedic vans, rescue boats, refuse trucks, street sweepers, utility and street maintenance trucks and off-highway equipment.
Facilities Maintenance is responsible for the maintenance of 58 public restrooms and 74 City buildings. The public restrooms are serviced by contractors year-round with additional weekend cleaning services in the beach areas during the summer months.