The Public Works Department provides services and facilities for the citizens of Martinsville, including:
- Roadway Construction, Maintenance, and Repair
- Street Cleaning and Right-of-Way Maintenance
- Refuse and Bulk Trash Collection
- Municipal Building Maintenance
- Traffic Signal and Sign Maintenance
- Fleet Maintenance
Public Works employees are among the most visible of Martinsville's representatives because of the type and location of work they do throughout the city.
Bulk Trash Collection Program
The City of Martinsville Bulk Trash Collection Program provides for the residential collection of large items that typically cannot be picked up during regular waste collection.
Martinsville’s Fleet Maintenance garage maintains and repairs over 350 vehicles and equipment to serve the citizens, businesses, and industries of the City.
Read the Public Works priority policy for snow removal.
Solid Waste Disposal
Martinsville contracts with First Piedmont Corporation to dispose of municipal waste using a transfer station on the site of the old City landfill.
Martinsville's Public Works Street Maintenance Department constructs, maintains, cleans, repairs, replaces and marks all City streets, traffic signals, signs, intersections and sidewalks.