Sidewalk Repair

Who is Responsible?


The property owner is responsible for maintaining the sidewalks next to their property, however, the City does have Programs that can help with repair or replacement.

Each year the City fixes some sidewalks and ramps. See this year's selected locations.

What are my Options?

Option 1, 50-50 Sidewalk Repair Program

1. 50-50 Sidewalk Repair Program 

This program is available for sidewalks damaged by trees.

The Program reimburses property owners up to 50% of the cost of sidewalk repair to a maximum of $1500 per property.

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Option 2, Minor Damage Repair Program

2. Minor Damage Repair Program


Submit a request to the Maintenance Department to repair minor damage to the sidewalk at no cost. Subject to staff availability.

  1. Download app for Apple or Android or use FremontApp.com 
  2. Choose Requests (at the bottom of the screen)
  3. Create Account (optional). When you create an account you will receive updates regarding your request.
  4. Choose Location
  5. Choose Displaced Sidewalks > Minor Issue
  6. Add photos (optional and helpful)
  7. Submit

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Option 3, Concrete Repair Program

3. Concrete Repair Program


Request that your name be added to the interest list for the City's Concrete Repair Program. The City has a limited amount of funding each year to fix limited locations. 

Add your name to the interest list.

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Completed Sidewalk Work?



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