Street Lighting

The city is responsible for the effective operation of traffic signals and devices and lighting for pedestrian and vehicular activity.

Traffic signal maintenance includes:
  • Citizen request/service request response for the city's 55 traffic signals
  • Emergency response
  • Minor construction/improvements
  • New construction inspection
  • Preventative maintenance

Street Light Replacement Pilot Program

  1. The City of Poway is reviewing options for replacing approximately 3,000 street lights that use bulbs being phased out by its manufacturer. A capital improvement project to begin changing out the light fixtures is anticipated to begin Spring 2019. For more info, visit To send a comment or ask a question, email