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Street maintenance

Street maintenance in neighbourhood Töölö.

Street maintenance includes ploughing, prevention of slipperiness, street cleaning, and maintenance of pavements and traffic signs.

Helsinki street maintenance is organised by the City of Helsinki. The city plans, commissions and controls most of the street winter maintenance under the City’s responsibility. Stara is an in-house City service provider that handles routine snow removal together with private contractors.

Responsibilities for street maintenance are divided between the City and property owners >

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Damage caused in public areas should be corrected by the party responsible for the area’s maintenance.

Street maintenance fees

The city charges properties for sidewalk winter maintenance in certain areas.