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.


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CRV Locations within Butte County

Chico Recycling Center will no longer be accepting cans and bottles for recycling and CRV redemption.  The link below lists the locations within Butte County where cans and bottles can be turned in for CRV. 

View CRV Recycling Locations Within Butte County - Here

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Road Conditions Interactive Map

View Road Conditions on our interactive map.
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WUI Green Waste Disposal

Free residential Green Waste Disposal for Butte County Residents living in the Wildland Urban Interface. For more information, please see the WUI Green Waste Disposal flyer.

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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


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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


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

Regular hours 7:30am to 4:00pm.  Closed all holidays.

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

Regular hours 7:00am to 4:00pm

Monday thru Sunday

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

Employee Resources
Public Works

7 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Joshua Pack, Director

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