Public Works

234 East Summit Avenue
Burlington, NC 27215

Public Works Director

Gary L. Smith

Mission Statement 

The Public Works Department is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the City of Burlington by providing the highest quality of public works services, facilities, and infrastructure to meet the needs of our community. 

Department Services 

The Public Works Department delivers services such as street maintenance, street cleaning, sidewalk construction and maintenance, sanitation services, brush and leaf collection, curb and gutter construction, right-of-way maintenance, vehicle maintenance and repair, and cemetery maintenance and burials.


Emergency Hours 

 In case of community emergencies, inclement weather, natural disasters, etc. the department is open 24 hours a day.


Public Works

Office Staff:

Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm


Monday - Friday 7:00am - 3:30pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed