The Public Works Department is tasked with taking care of the City of Bluefield's infrastructure. The department's mission is "to serve the citizens of the City of Bluefield, and constantly improve what we do and how we do it." For further information or questions about services offered, please contact us by email or by calling 304.327.2401 ext. 2490.
The City of Bluefield provides weekly trash pick-up for residents and businesses. Trash must be placed at the curb or alley no later than 7:00 a.m. the day of collection, should be in tied bags in a container, and should not weigh more than 60 lbs. Please call the Public Works Office at 304.327.2401 ext. 2490 for scheduled pick-up dates. Please note that the city is not responsible for the condition and care of waste receptacles.
Special Trash Pickup
To place a special trash pickup request, please call the City Treasury at 304.327.2401 ext. 2411. Items to note:
Special trash pickup is anything over the eight (8) bag limit
If a renter is placing special trash request the street department will provide an estimate for the pickup to be paid as a deposit. The remainder will be billed following the pickup.
If the property owner is delinquent on city fees or other items, the street department will provide an estimate for the pickup to be paid as a deposit. The remainder will be billed following the pickup.
Electronic items, appliances, and tires will require an additional charge.
When placing a special trash pickup order for construction debris and materials, only certain items will be accepted. For more information, please call the Treasury.
Place bagged leaves on the edge your property line.
Place leaves, raked or bagged, on the edge of the property line. Raked leaves should be in piles no more than two feet tall. Do not rake leaves into the street.
Keep leaves away from ditches, pipes and culverts.
Leaves only. Please do not include rocks, dirt, or large branches.
Major arterial streets
What should I do during a major snowstorm?
Limit travel so as not to interfere with removal crews.
Keep parked cars off main streets to speed up removal.
Clear the snow on sidewalks adjacent to your property within three hours of snow stopping. You can be held liable for any injuries sustained on your property.