Public Works
Welcome to the Butte County Department of Public Works, serving its residents since 1850. The Public Works Department maintains approximately 1,300 miles of roadways, including over 500 bridges and drainage structures and more than 18,000 road signs. Our goal is to provide you with the best customer service possible. If you are unable to find what you are looking for on our website, please call our office for more personal service.
Credit Card Payments

Butte County Public Works accepts Credit Card payments via PayGov, our credit card processor! See below for convenience fee charged to the customer:

  • Over the Counter - 3% of transaction with $1 minimum
  • Online - 3.95% of transaction with $1 minimum
  • Pay by phone (with PayGov live operator) - 4.95% of transaction with $1 minimum

NOTE: We are only accepting credit card payments for certain transactions. Please consult with staff at 530.538.7681 before making a payment. 

Make payment online

This will open a new window to our credit card vendor, PayGov

  1. Public Works Roads - Payments for Encroachment/Utility/Transportation Permits, sign sales, copy sales, etc. In the "Purpose of Payment" field, make sure that you enter any related information such as permit number or description of product/service.

    Sorry, but at this time we are NOT accepting credit card payment for bus passes.

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 Contact Public Works

Butte County Public Works
Phone:    530.538.7681
Fax:        530.538.7171

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

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 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

Hours
Monday - Sunday
7:00am to 4:00pm
Closed: New Year's Day, Easter, July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas

 Projects, RFPs, RFQs
Public Works

7 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Mike Crump, Director

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