Public Works
Our Mission: To accomplish the maintenance of County  roads and bridges, the managing of the Land Development, Solid Waste and Fleet Services divisions as well as County Service Areas, County Surveyor, Storm Water Management, and Butte Meadows Recreation Grant Program in an honest, ethical, forthright and respectful manner in keeping with the goals of the Butte County Board of Supervisors and the laws and regulations governing these activities.

Road Conditions Interactive Map

View Road Conditions on our interactive map.
Tuesday, May 01, 2018 /Number of views (1) /Categories: General Announcements

Plan for Skyway in the Event of Snow

Although snow is not currently in the forecast, we want to reassure residents that Butte County Public Works Department is on standby to provide snow removal on the Skyway above Inskip, in the event of snowfall.

Thursday, November 22, 2018 /Number of views (223) /Categories: Media Release


Encroachment, Utility, Transportation, and Grading Permits, Schedule an inspection.


Do business with Public Works. Projects for bid, Request for Proposals/Quotes, etc.

Road Conditions

Road conditions, delays, and restrictions. View Snow Removal Policy in Butte County.

Waste Collection Areas

The County is divided into three collection areas with one hauler exclusively serving each area. 

Report Issues

Report issues such as Potholes, Signs, Illegal Dumping, and more online.


Common forms, applications, resources, etc.

Related Interests and Publications

Apply for Permits  Projects  Road Closure

Report Issues  GIS Maps  

 Contact Public Works

Butte County Public Works
Phone:    530.538.7681
Fax:        530.538.7171

Road Maintenance Division
Phone:    530.538.7606

Neal Road Recycling and Waste Facility
Phone:    530.345.4917
Fax:        530.645.1820

View more contacts.

 Locations and Hours

Butte County Public Works
7 County Center Dr.
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
7:30am to 4:00pm
Excludes Holidays

Neal Road Recycling and Waste Facility
1023 Neal Road
Paradise, CA 95969

Temporary Reduced Hours
Monday - Friday
Open 7:30am to 3:00pm

Regular hours return Saturday 11/24 7:00am to 4:00pm.

New Year's Day, Easter, July 4th, Thanksgiving day, Christmas day: Closed

Christmas Eve: Open 7:00am to 12:00pm

Public Works

7 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Dennis Schmidt, Director

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