Although some street damage may look like a pothole at first, not all roadway defects are potholes.
How a typical pothole is formed and prepared:
To report storm-related emergencies such as trees down, landslides, potholes, and road erosion, please call (213) 473-8410 or (800) 996-2489.
If you see a pothole, 1-(800)-996-CITY or use the Online Services Request Form.
Roadway defects that are not potholes may be another type of problem, and require different (and sometimes more difficult) repairs to fix. Learn about other street damage problems below:
If you see roadway defects that are not potholes, call 1-(800)-996-CITY or use the Online Services Request Form.