Service Requests

Service Requests

NOTICE: In an ongoing effort to support citywide COVID-19 response efforts, LADOT is focusing its resources at this time on essential COVID-related requests and critical safety concerns. If you have a COVID related service request, click on the corresponding menu item below.

Examples of COVID related items include requests for a passenger loading zone near a healthcare facility or temporary no parking signs near a grocery store or restaurant with a drive-thru to ease congestion. Examples of critical safety concerns include traffic crashes or urgent pedestrian crossing issues. 

For the latest on all of the ongoing efforts LADOT has put in place to respond to COVID-19, see here

For other essential services and resources, please click through the resources below. If you’re still having trouble finding what you need, please call us at (213) 972-8470.

COVID-19 Related Service Request

Bus Stop Issue

Please email if you are having issues with a bus stop.

Curb Requests

LADOT is prioritizing curb requests that are related to COVID-19. See form above to submit.

Colored Curb Zones.

Maintenance Requests

For missing stop signs and yield signs or malfunctioning signals, please call 213-485-4184 or 818-374-4823. For other missing or damaged signs, faded or missing striping, or faded or missing curb paint, please call 311

Safety Concerns

LADOT uses a data-driven process to prioritize safety improvements in order to make the greatest impact. If you wish to see a specific safety improvement in your community, please submit a request to the office of your City Council representative or local district engineering office at Learn more and get involved here. If you have concerns about speeding, please contact your local LAPD Traffic Division.


For other street and transportation-related issues, see below for how to notify the City of Los Angeles about your request. You may also find dozens of other services at 311.


Storm-Related Emergencies

Trees down, landslides, potholes and road erosion

Call (213) 473-8410 or (800) 996-2489


Street Lights

Lights that illuminate the street (as opposed to traffic signals)

  1. Call 311, or (213) 473-3231

  2. Use the online service request form for street lights or visit the street lighting webpage

Tree Trimming

Trees or other plants blocking traffic signals, street signs, street lights, etc.

Use the online service request form for tree trimming

Taxicabs, Non-Emergency Ambulance & Vehicles-For-Hire

Have a complaint, comment, or commendation regarding taxicabs, non-emergency ambulances, or vehicles-for hire? Click the link below to let us know.

DOT Complaint, Suggestions, and Commendation Response Form