A total of 404 service requests from citizens and City staff were recorded during May 2013 in the Public Works Department. This count decreased by 198 (33%) requests compared to the 602 requests that were received in April. The chart below tracks the number of requests recorded each day by staff.
Forty-six (11%) of the total number of service requests were submitted through SeeClickFix, a mobile phone application.
The Asphalt Section received the most requests in May: 82 (20%). The Forestry Section received the second largest number of requests at 80 (20%). The Sewer Section was third with miscellaneous requests totaling 77 (19%) in number.
Pothole repair requests were again the most numerous at 58 (14%). Tree pruning requests and dead animal pickup tied for second place with 23 (6%) calls each. Sewer backups were a close fourth with 22 (5%) calls.