Events

February Community Events

Kern County Public Works Department staff members participate in community and business events, street fairs, and public speaking opportunities to get the department’s message to the general public. Scheduled Upcoming…

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February Keep Kern Clean Events

The Kern County Public Works Department will be providing trash bags and disposal to local community organizations such as churches, schools, civic groups, and businesses who are helping to clean…

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February One-Day Residential Hazardous Waste Collection

    The Public Works Department sponsors several one-day Residential Hazardous Waste Collection Events, in outlying areas, each year. During these half-day opportunities, residents have the chance to bring left-over residential…

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January Community Events

Kern County Public Works Department staff members participate in community and business events, street fairs, and public speaking opportunities to get the department’s message to the general public. Scheduled Upcoming…

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Roberts Lane Transfer Station

The Kern County Public Works Department opened the Transfer Station held at 1900 Roberts Lane due to the public’s disposal needs. The transfer station offers evening and weekend hours, Tuesdays…

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January Keep Kern Clean Events

The Kern County Public Works Department will be providing trash bags and disposal to local community organizations such as churches, schools, civic groups, and businesses who are helping to clean…

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January One-Day Residential Hazardous Waste Collection

    The Public Works Department sponsors several one-day Residential Hazardous Waste Collection Events, in outlying areas, each year. During these half-day opportunities, residents have the chance to bring left-over residential…

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Christmas Tree Recycling Locations

It’s that time of year again! The holiday lights are out, the Christmas tree is up and decorated, but what happens after Christmas? The Kern County Public Works Department has…

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Office Holiday Closure

Our offices will be closed December 24th, 2018 through January 1st, 2019 for the County’s Winter Recess. The office will resume normal operating hours on January 2nd. Disposal sites will…

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Extended Operation of Roberts Lane Transfer Station

The Kern County Public Works Department has decided to continue with operations of the Transfer Station held at 1900 Roberts Lane. The Transfer Station will continue to have the special…

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Kern County Public Works Department

Mission Statement: To provide public infrastructure, facilitate development, and deliver services that protect and enhance the lives of the people of Kern County.