Events

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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December 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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November Keep Kern Clean Events

Keep Kern Clean clean-up events are coordinated with volunteers from community organizations such as churches, schools, civic groups, businesses, and will be attending the following clean-up events to help make…

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Roberts Lane Temporary Transfer Station

The Kern County Public Works Department will be hosting a Temporary Transfer Station held at the Roberts Lane Road Yard. The Transfer Station will be temporarily open throughout the month…

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November Community Events

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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November One-Day Residential Hazardous Waste Collection Events

    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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October Community Events

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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October 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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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.