Electrical

Responsibilities


The Electrical Division is responsible for all traffic signals (except those on 12 Mile, these are maintained by Oakland County Road Commission 248 858 4804) installed on City of Royal Oak maintained roadways.

In an effort to control costs, the city has taken over the ownership, and maintenance of street lighting installed with Federal funds in conjunction with roadway projects. The Electrical Division now maintains over 700 lights installed in the Central Business District and on major roadways throughout the city (most street lighting is maintained by DTE, if the street light is on a wooden pole please contact DTE, see below or call 800-477-4747.
 
Electrical maintenance of the City's facilities is also a responsibility of this division as well as providing electrical power for various special events.

Report Street Light Outages


Learn more about reporting street light outages by viewing this short message from DTE Energy.
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