To report a streetlight out in your neighborhood, go to the City's Citizen Action Center and fill out a street light maintenance request or call Public Works at 651-458-2808. This number is answered 24/7.
The City of Cottage Grove owns, operates and repairs 2,050 city streetlights. Public Works streetlights division also repairs 325 non-city streetlights owned by XCEL Energy, as necessary. The streetlights division is also in the process of continually replacing older city streetlights that have deteriorated over the years.