The Ruidoso Downs Street Department is dedicated to improving and maintaining City Streets. The department employees perform such projects as:
- Building and widening roads
- Constructing curbs
- Improving drainage
- Stabilizing slopes
- Traffic signals, signs and striping
The Street Department also works to keep Ruidoso Downs' streets safer by removing snow and controlling ice during inclement winter weather, repairing potholes, and sweeping streets in the warmer seasons. The Street Department is under the umbrella of the Division of Public Works.