The Public Works department offers many services and resources across its many divisions and capabilities. Below, you'll conveniently find an aggregated list of common services we provide. If you are familiar with our divison structure, you may also visit our Divisions page.
|Adopt a Highway
||Allows organizations to help keep Butte County's roads (not just highways) clean and safe.
||Survey benchmarks provide elevation at geographical locations for purposes including engineering and surveying needs.
|Community Cleanup Program
||Keep Butte County clean and to divert waste from the Neal Road Recycling & Waste Facility through reuse and recycling.
|County Bikeway Master Plan
||Makes bicycling an integral part of the transportation system within its unincorporated limits.
||Drainage studies done in problem areas and suggested solutions and projects.
|FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM)
||Flood zone designations.
||Minimum standards for development in Butte County.
List of Fees collected by Public Works. Subsections includes:
- Public Works General Fees
- Land Development Fees
- Neal Road Recycling and Waste Facility
|Neal Road Recycling and Waste Facility
||Provides safe disposal opportunities for household hazardous waste and universal waste, coordinates solid waste and recycling education programs, and implements programs that divert waste from landfills.
|Permanent Road Division
||County policy will no longer allow new subdivisions to construct privately maintained roads unless they are formed as a privately maintained gated community and maintained by a Home Owners Association (HOA).
Permits issued by Public Works:
|Projects, RFPs, RFQs
||Looking to do business with Public Works?
|Online Reporting Tools
Report related issues and make requests online to Public Works:
- Report Road and Bridge Problems
- Report Storm Water/Illicit Discharge
- Request Inspections for Permits
||Website dedicated to providing recycling information for all Butte County residents.
|Road Closures - County Maintained Only
||List of County Maintained Roads which are closed or have traveling restrictions.
|Roads - All Roads
||List of all registered Road Names in Butte County.
||Web cam at the Magalia Firestation to monitor snow fall during the winter months.
|Standard Estimating Rates
||Rates for estimating construction costs used to determine county deposits, bonds, and fees.
||A requirement of Phase II of the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Program as to reduce storm water pollution.