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Changes to Kern Regional Transit Routes

Changes are coming to most Kern Transit Routes. You can still plan your trip at KernTransit.org, or call 1-800-323-2396, option “1”, if you need special accommodations related to these changes.…

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All Residential Hazardous Waste Collection Events Have Been POSTPONED

  Due to the COVID-19 outbreak in the Kern County area, the Public Works Department has decided to postpone all one-day Residential Hazardous Waste Collection Events until further notice. Thank…

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March 23, 2020 Updated List of Critical Services

Due to the quickly changing situation related to the Coronavirus, Kern County has declared a local emergency effective immediately. Please see this list of Critical Services still available from Kern…

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Kern County Public Works’ Updated List of Critical Services

Due to the quickly changing situation related to the Coronavirus, Kern County has declared a local emergency effective immediately. Please see this list of Critical Services still available from Kern…

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Kern County Has Declared A Local Emergency Due To COVID-19

Due to the quickly changing situation related to the Coronavirus, Kern County has declared a local emergency effective immediately. Please see this list of Essential Services still available from Kern…

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Snow Play Guide

SNOW has arrived in Kern County! When visiting the mountain areas near Frazier Park, we remind you to obey the rules and regulations of the community! To help, we’ve created…

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Kern Transit Unveils NEW Electric Bus for Rideshare Week 2019!

Kern County Public Works and Kern Council of Governments will be hosting a press conference to launch “Ride Share” week and to introduce our first fully electric Kern Transit Bus…

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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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Electronic Document Review

Kern County’s Building Inspection Division of Public Works is transitioning to Electronic Document Review for its Plan Review processes.  We have been working very closely with Accela, then makers of…

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EDR Plan Submittal

Submitting Plans Make sure you have reviewed and are following the Electronic Plan Submittal Guidelines. Not following the Electronic Plan Submittal Guidelines may result in Plan Review delays. Submitting Corrections…

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