The City builds and maintains sidewalks to make your trip safe, efficient and inviting. Walking is Olympia's most popular form of active recreation. Building new sidewalks to accommodate growth and maintaining our current sidewalks will help to keep Olympia walkable!

Sidewalk Repair and Maintenance

City code requires property owners to repair sidewalks which are adjacent to their property (OMC 12.36.010).

For more information, contact Code Enforcement staff at 360.753.8487.

Keep Sidewalks Clear

Customer disposing of Fall leavesKeeping sidewalks clear and in good repair is vital to creating walkable neighborhoods. You can help by:

Caring for our sidewalks (Flyer, PDF)

Building Sidewalks

Learn more about Olympia's long-term plans to build sidewalks.


Contact Public Works at 360.753.8333 for more information.