road with yellow lineThe City of Dearborn Department of Public Works oversees the maintenance of nearly 300 miles of roads within city limits. This includes snow plowing, filling in potholes, and other necessary repairs. If you'd like to report a pothole in the city, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

A number of roads within the city are maintained by Wayne County, including:

  • All of Outer Drive
  • All of Rotunda Drive
  • Oakwood from Michigan to Southfield Freeway
  • Pelham from Rotunda to Outer Drive
  • All of Evergreen Road
  • Hubbard drive from Evergreen to Mercury Drive
  • Mercury Drive from Hubbard to Ford Road
  • All of Greenfield Road
  • All of Warren Avenue
  • Tireman from Greenfield to Miller
  • Miller Road from Warren to south city limits
  • Oakman from Ford Road to Miller
  • Wyoming from Tireman to Lapeer
  • Ferney from Dix to Wyoming
  • All of Dix Avenue
  • Butler Road

State roads running through Dearborn include freeways with M, I, or US designations—such as Michigan Avenue (US-12) and the Southfield Freeway (M-39). Telegraph Road (US-24) is a state road, but is maintained by Wayne County within county borders.

To report an issue with a road, such as a pothole, please use the following resources:

  • Email the City of Dearborn at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • For city roads, call the Public Services Division of DPW at 313-943-2107
  • For county roads, report road hazards to Wayne County by calling 1-888-ROADCREW (888-762-3273) or online through the Compass service at www.compass.waynecounty.com
  • For state roads, potholes can be reported online here:  Michigan Department of Transportation website