Report Streetlight Outage

Help keep our community safe by reporting streetlight problems. 

Submit a Report

If you notice a street lighting outage, a light going on and off (cycling), a light on during the day, vandalism, damage or any other problem with street lights please contact the Department of Assessment at 734-942-7520 (please leave a voice message after hours) or email Julie Albert to let us know. Please provide the pole number (found on the metal tag), street name and nearest cross street, or the in front of address to help us locate the streetlight.

Repair Time

According to DTE normal repairs are completed within 5 to 7 business days. Repairing underground cable or replacing poles may take up to 20 days. During storms, DTE's priority is to restore power to customers; therefore street light outages may take longer to repair.