Events

All Facilities Closed Fourth of July Holiday

All Kern County landfills and transfer stations will be closed Thursday, 4th of July, 2019 in observance of Independence Day. All landfills, transfer stations, and special waste facilities will resume their…

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Grand Re-opening of the Buttonwillow & Lost Hills Transfer Stations

The Kern County Public Works Department is pleased to announce the grand re-opening of the Buttonwillow and Lost Hills Transfer Stations! The department made this decision in response to the…

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July 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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Mojave Transit Center

The Kern County Public Works Department is pleased to announce the groundbreaking for the future site of the Mojave Transit Center, one of the latest expansion efforts for Kern Transit.…

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June 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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June 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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Prevailing Wage Seminars for Public Agencies & Contractors

These Seminars are co-hosted by the CA Labor Commissioner’s Office Department of Industrial Relations and the Center for Contract Compliance.   Date: The Seminar for Public Agencies will be held…

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May 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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May 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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April 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.