The SC Upstate American Public Works Association led an annual service day, this time hosting in Greenville for a city-wide litter pickup.
Cleaning the Reedy River alongside the Swamp Rabbit Trail, the Public Works team regularly takes action to keep our waterways clean.
Public Works Week kicked off with a fun-filled picnic, where employees relaxed and bonded.
Elementary students learned about their community's public work trucks in a lively parade, fostering education and celebration.
Councilor Dorothy Dowe joined the public works picnic, showcasing her skills in a backhoe competition.
Families gathered at the Public Works open house, where kids delighted in learning about the department.
Kids from throughout the community loved meeting Rocky the Recycler.
Our dedicated Public Works team serves the city tirelessly, and they also know how to have a good time!
The Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance of the City's infrastructure and for the collection and disposal of residential solid waste. Public Works is comprised of the following divisions: Garbage/Recycling, Parking, Streets, Sidewalks, Stormwater, Sewers, Right of Way, Trees, Fleet and Engineering.
To protect and enhance the quality of life for our community through effective environmental and infrastructure management.
Greenville Public Works strives to be an exemplary and valued organization that is considered a model for Public Works agencies. We provide superior municipal services through teamwork, professionalism, and customer service. We are committed to maintaining excellence and implementing innovative solutions to better serve our employees and community.
Customer Service: We are committed to providing outstanding service by embracing a “can-do” attitude to service those in our community.
Teamwork: We are one team with mutually beneficial trust and respect.
Professionalism: We demonstrate a high degree of skill, competency, and character.
Commitment: We are committed to safety, security and excellence for our employees and community.
Innovation: We embrace innovative solutions and solicit input from employees in our decision-making process.
Responsiveness: As first responders, we anticipate the needs of the community we serve.
Fleet Among Top in Nation
The City of Greenville Fleet Services Division (at left) has consistently earned national recognition as a top ranking member of the NAFA Fleet Management Association. This year the city team hit the Top 50!
Learn about the garbage and recycling schedules and routes of the Public Works Department in Greenville.
The Parking Division, organizationally located in the Public Works Department, oversees the operation of all City garages and parking lots.
Learn more about the Public Works operations that are streets and sidewalks as well as waste water systems.
Report a Problem
From potholes to sewer issues to garbage or recycling inquiries, our staff is ready to assist you. Call us at 864-232-CARE(2273) during office hours or after hours at 864-271-5333.