Street Department

The mission of the Street Department is to provide the City of Greenwood with a maintained and safe transportation system.  Major functions of the department include: minor street resurfacing, brush pick-up, recycling, street sweeping, mowing public right-of-ways, and overall street maintenance.

If you find problems with City streets in Greenwood, such as pot holes, down or damaged street signs, or drainage problems, please contact us.  If you call the Main Office and no one is available to take your call, please leave us a message on our voice mail.

Limb/Yard Waste Policy

Yard waste, per policy and properly staged, will be collected by the City.
FIRST TUESDAY OF EACH MONTH
*Only Biodegradable Bags will be accepted*

Items That The City Will Not Accept

  • NO TREE STUMPS will be accepted
  • NO Commercially Cut (or cut by contracted labor) limbs or trees
  • NO Commercial or Manufactured Lumber or Landscaping timbers will be accepted
  • NO Bags with Dirt or Garbage will be accepted
  • LIMBS or BAGS cannot be placed in a DITCH, on a WATER METER, SEWER MANHOLE, GAS METER, or ON THE ROADWAY
  • LEAVES, GRASS CLIPPINGS and HEDGE TRIMMINGS must be BAGGED in BIODEGRADABLE Bags Only

Dimensions

  • Limbs or brush must be NO LONGER THAN 8FT IN LENGTH and NO LARGER THAN 4 INCHES IN DIAMETER
  • Yard waste should be stacked for easy loading on a truck. Larger waste may be collected with a backhoe
  • The limbs may be bundled and tied with a string or cord. The bundled limbs/brush CANNOT be bigger than 24 in in diameter

Once properly prepared, yard waste should be placed at the curb or no more than 10 feet from the road.

Glass, Paper & Plastic Recycling

The City of Greenwood Street Department is committed to recycling and we are working towards implementing efficient and convenient methods for citizens to recycle.

We operate a Drop-Off Recycling Center adjacent to the Street Department Main Office that accepts glass, paper and plastic products.

Our hours of operation are:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday 8:00AM to 2:00PM
Thursday 10:30AM to 4:30PM (winter hours)
Second Saturday each month 8:00AM to Noon

Items we accept:

Glass Recycling

Food & Beverage Glass Only ~ Food Grade Glass Only

Items we accept:

  • Jars
  • Food & Beverage Bottles
  • Wine Bottles
  • Beer Bottles
  • Liquor Bottles

Items we DO NOT accept:

  • Dishes
  • Windows
  • Mirrors
  • Pottery
  • Clay Pots
  • Ovenware
  • Crystal
  • Light Bulbs
  • Fluorescent Bulbs
  • Ceramic Tile

Paper Recycling

Items we accept:

  • Cardboard
  • Newspapers
  • Phone Books
  • Computer Paper
  • Magazines

Items we also accept

  • Plastic Bottles
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Electronic Equipment

Metal Recycling

A trial metal collection bin has been added at the Recycle Center

The following WILL NOT be accepted in the metal bin:

  • Appliances
  • Propane Panks
  • Refrigerant Tanks
  • Helium Tanks
  • Grills

Scrap metal will be accepted.

Items we do not accept

  • Trash
  • Batteries
  • Motor Oil
  • Household Cleaning Products
  • Paint

For Items that we do not accept, please visit the following website:


Sebastian County Solid Waste District

Department Info

Director: Dennis Goodwin

Send Email

Phone: 479-996-7026

For Recycling info please visit the following website:
Sebastian County Solid Waste District

Emergency After-Hours
479-322-9131

Recycling Center
Tue, Wed, & Fri 8:00AM to 2:00PM
Mon & Thu 12:30PM to 6:30pm
Second Sat each month 8:00AM to 2:00PM

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