Building & Sign Division

The Building and Sign Division is responsible for:

  • Maintenance and repairs to all City owned buildings, from daily custodial care to painting
  • All street signage related to traffic control and parking throughout the City, including all street line markings such as crosswalks, center lines, and striping municipal parking lots
  • Painting and labeling all City equipment
  • Miscellaneous painting, carpentry repairs and remodeling throughout the City
  • Setup for special celebrations' street decorations including seasonal celebrations or special event celebrations

How to Report Problems with City Signs

To report a problem with a City sign, contact the Department of Public Works Building and Sign Division at 414-302-8808 during normal business hours of 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. After hours or on holidays and weekends, contact the West Allis Police Department Dispatch Center at 414-302-8000.

At any time and for non-emergency issues, you may contact the City at the Let Us Help page to ask a question, report a concern, or share a suggestion.