City of Clinton

Streets and Lights

Streets and Lights

Clinton has nearly 175 miles of city streets and roads. Except for U.S. Hwy 80, and the exits around Interstate 20, which are handled by the Mississippi Department of Transportation (601-924-5452), the City's Public Works Street Department maintains the roadways.

  • To report Pothole, Missing Street Sign, or Traffic Signal Malfunction, call 601-924-2239
  • For Road Kill Pickup and Animal Control, call 601-924-5252
  • For Street Light Outage 1-800-9OUTAGE
  • For Resurfacing Information 601-925-6102

Street Maintenance and Paving

In 2017 the city will pave/stripe 3.75 miles of streets for a total expenditure of $400,000. In 2016, the city paved just under 3 miles of streets for a total expenditure of $300,000. An effective paving program will pave 15 miles of streets each year with a total expenditure of $1,200,000. For the 2018 Fiscal Year beginning October 1, the city has budgeted $1,000,000 for paving. Over the next four years, the paving budget will be increased $100,000 per year to meet the paving demand for the city. To view the current paving list, click the links below. 

2016 Street Paving and Striping List

2017 Street Paving and Striping List

Clinton Street Ratings

Storm Drains

Public Works crews maintain drainage ways located within the City easements. This maintenance includes repairing sinkholes over drainpipes and along lined ditches, cleaning and preventative maintenance. A certified, bonded contractor conducts herbicide applications for certain improved ditches three (3) times per growing season.

Street Lighting

Entergy Mississippi maintains street lights within the city of Clinton, along all 175 miles of streets and in most parks. Except for decorative street lights along the Clitnon Parkway and Olde Towne Clinton, Entergy is responsible for replacing faulty and burnt out street lights. 

To report a street light outage CLICK HERE.

During 2017/18 the City will be working with Entergy to replace old street lights with energy efficient LED bulbs. Read more...

Road Closures

Street and Road Closures in Clinton, MS