Street Light & Traffic Light Maintenance

Street Lights


The purpose of street lights in the City of Cumberland is to illuminate the streets. The City of Cumberland contracts with Allegheny Power to provide street lighting within the corporate limits of the city. Cumberland also maintains lighting on Decatur Street, McMullen Bridge and the Henderson Avenue Bridge. There are over 2,200 light fixtures located throughout the city.

To report burnt out or malfunctioning street lights, residents may contact Central Service Department:

Phone: 301-759-6647
Email: StreetLights@Cumberlandmd.gov

Traffic Lights


To report a malfunctioning traffic light, call:
  • Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Phone: 301-759-6647
  • After Hours
    Phone: 301-777-1600