Business collection guide for the City of Harrisonburg.
The 24th Annual Blacks Run Clean Up Day and Arbor Day will be a many small groups event.
When it snows and sleets, city crews respond around the clock in 12-hour shifts to plow snow and ice covered streets, and repair equipment. Use this website to learn about salting and plowing in the city as well as to find a detailed map of salt and plow routes.
The Public Works Department maintains over 300 lane miles, 42.37 miles of public sidewalk, 250 miles of curb and gutter, and hundreds of acres of city right-of-way. Public Works strives to ensure a safe, clean and clear passageway for all vehicular and pedestrian traffic.
The Public Works Department no longer offers composted leaves.
Please call the Public Works office at 540-434-5928 to make a request. They will review the request and forward acceptable requests to the Harrisonburg Electric Commission.
Please submit a service request to the Public Works Department or call Public Works at 540-434-5928. After hours (7:30am-4:00pm), please call the Harrisonburg Police Department at 540-434-4436.
The driveway entrance is the responsibility of the individual property owner. A permit will be required for construction activities and is available through the Department of Planning and Community Development.
The Department of Public Works has an ongoing replacement/repair program, in which they annually take inventory of all city curb and sidewalks and determine their condition. Public Works then fixes the structures depending on the condition and usage.