Pulaski, Virginia - A community of opportunity in Virginia's New River Valley
Public Works

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Street Department

The Street Department is responsible for maintaining storm drainage, 175 lane miles of eligible streets, 36 lane miles of ineligible streets, mowing and snow and tree removal.

Landfill Maintenance

Until it was closed in 1987, the Town operated Draper Mountain Landfill on Route 11. The Landfill Maintenance budget includes maintenance of the closed landfill for seeding, leachate collection and garbage collection by the Pulaski County Public Service Authority. The landfill is subject to regular inspections by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and areas of non-compliance are addressed.

Cemeteries

The Town owns and operates two cemeteries, Oakwood and Pinehurst. Oakwood Cemetery, which is 356.4 acres, has 18,200 spaces and Pinehurst, which is 3.3 acres has 1,500 spaces. The Town employs one full-time laborer to provide lawn maintenance, tree trimming, trash and debris and removal and provide public access on the weekends. Part-time employees are used during the summer months.

Motor Vehicle Maintenance

This division is responsible for the maintenance of 87 Town vehicles and 154 pieces of equipment excluding Fire Department vehicles. A preventive maintenance program has been implemented, including a computerized record-keeping system.

General Property Maintenance

The General Property Maintenance division provides janitorial services to all Town buildings. It also performs building maintenance and renovations, installs and repairs curb, gutter, and signs.

National Guard Armory

The National Guard Armory is located on Route 11. Although it is owned by the National Guard, the Town is responsible for operation and maintenance of the facility. The Armory is used by the Parks and Recreation Department from December until April of each year for basketball games.

Administration (540) 994-8656

Water Department

Hours: 7:00 – 3:30 – Water Line Breaks, Leaks and Repairs (540) 994-8656

Sewer Department

Hours: 7:00 – 3:30 – Sewer Line Repairs (540) 994-8656

Street Department

Hours: 7:00 – 3:30 – Potholes, Pavement Defects, Sidewalks, Snow Removal (540) 994-8656

NIGHTS, WEEKENDS, and HOLIDAYS (540) 994-8680