Public Works Department consists of seven divisions (Central Services, Engineering, Fleet Maintenance, Solid Waste, Stormwater, Streets & Grounds, and Supervision) working collaboratively to promote a healthier, more aesthetically pleasing environment for community through ever progressing projects, programs, and services.
Provides waste collection to single-family, multi-family, and commercial properties; yard waste and loose leaf collection to single-family and two-family dwellings; and bulk item collection.
Administers the Town's NPDES stormwater permit and Stormwater Utility Enterprise fund. Supports public stormwater infrastructure maintenance and improvements. Provides oversight of privately owned Stormwater Control Measure maintenance and inspection.
Provides general streets maintenance services including pavement markings, sign installations, right-of-way sidewalks, street sweeping, and parking lot and unpaved roadway repairs. Provides park facility and ball field maintenance at Town parks, and maintains bike paths. Responsible for inclement weather street maintenance such as snow removal and hurricane clean-up. Beautifies the Town through landscaping and ornamental design/maintenance.
Provides building and repair maintenance to the Town's assets and manages cemetery operations including selling and marking of cemetery plots at Old Carrboro Cemetery and Westwood Cemetery.
Provides management and support for the Department’s seven divisions. Responsibilities include clerical support, account payables and receivables, contract management, safety training, website content, and technical support.
Mon Nov. 22 - Fri Nov. 26Thanksgiving Week Household Trash Collection Schedule Due to the holiday, trash collections are two days early the week of Thanksgiving. Wednesday’s trash route will be collected on Monday, November 22nd; Thursday’s trash route will be collected on Tuesday, November 23rd; and Friday’s trash route will be collected on Wednesday, November 24th. There will be no yard waste collected the week of Thanksgiving.Read On
Mon Nov. 22No Yard Waste Collection There will be no yard waste collected Thanksgiving week.Read On
Mon Dec. 20 - Fri Dec. 24Christmas Week Household Trash Collection Schedule Due to the holiday, trash collections are two days early. Wednesday’s trash route will be collected on Monday, December 20th; Thursday’s trash route will be collected on Tuesday, December 21st; and Friday’s trash route will be collected on Wednesday, December 22nd. There will be no yard waste collected the Christmas week.Read On