Public Works

The Public Works Department is responsible for the sanitation and recycling services, brush collection, street and street light maintenance and water services. The Public Works Department can be reached at (828) 274-3919. For after hour emergencies, please contact the Police Department (828) 274-0822.

Public Works Hours of Operation

  • Monday-Thursday     7am-5:30pm (lunch from 11:30am to 12:30pm)
  • Friday                          8am-4:30pm (lunch from 11:30am to 12:30pm)

Department Contact Information

General Inquiries

Phone: (828) 274-3919

Fax: (828) 274-3921

Terry Crouch, 

Public Works Director

Steve Ayres,

Public Works Supervisor

Austin Tucker,

Backflow Compliance