Public Works

Report a Traffic Problem

Charlotte County residents are encouraged to report safety issues related to traffic management. If the problem constitutes an emergency and occurs after normal business hours, on a weekend or holiday, please contact the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office at 941.639.2101. Examples of an emergency would be traffic signal malfunctions, down or missing STOP/YIELD signs, dangerous obstructions in the roadway, or serious roadway flooding.

  • Malfunctioning Traffic Signals - Traffic Signal Trouble
    During normal business hours, please call the Traffic Management Center at 941.575.3684 or 941.575.3600. After business hours, on weekends or holidays please call the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office at 941.639.2102.
  • Malfunctioning School Zone Flasher
    During normal business hours, please call the Traffic Management Center at 941.575.3684 or 941.575.3600.
  • STOP/YIELD Sign Down or Missing --OR--
    Signs Leaning into the Roadway
    During normal business hours, please call Charlotte County Public Works at 941.575.3600. After business hours, on weekends or holidays please call the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office at 941.639.2102.
  • Pothole/Roadway Damage
  • Obstruction in Roadway

Service Requests

Service requests are initiated through the links below or by contacting Public Works at 941.575.3697. If the repair falls under the jurisdiction of Public Works, a Customer Assistance Investigator will inspect the area and repairs will be scheduled for completion based on the Investigator’s findings. Problems outside of Public Works’ responsibility will be directed to the proper agency or redirected to the citizen.

Public Works service requests that may be completed online: