Department of Public Works

Operating Hours and Important Links

Public Works Facility is open 8am-3:30pm for walk-in assistance

DPW RESOURCES

For a brief video introduction to the Department of Public Works, please click here.

 

PROJECTS WE ARE WORKING ON THROUGHOUT THE CITY

Click here for the CITYWIDE MAP  which is the interactive GIS map showing information for major projects currently underway.  It can also be found under the Projects dropdown list above.

Complete Streets

Construction projects are being implemented based on the City's Complete Streets Policy, adopted in 2013.  The City has committed to “approach every transportation improvement and project phase as an opportunity to create safer, more accessible streets for all users,” and to use the best and latest design standards available.  For links to more information about specific Complete Streets projects - click here.

 

Yard Waste Tips
 

Recycling Center & Bulky Waste Curbside Collection Fees

For hours and more information about the Portsmouth Recycling Center - click here

For more information on Bulky Waste Curbside Collection - click here

 

BULKY WASTE PICK-UP FLAT FEE = $5.00
  plus the cost of any items listed below

FEE PER ITEM:
  $5.00 per item  
      Box Springs
      Clothes Dryer
      Clothes Washer
      Dishwasher
      Mattress
      Propane Tank (20 lbs. or larger)
      Tire
      Upholstered Furniture 

  $10.00 per item
    Cooking Range
    Electronics

  $20.00 per item
    Refrigerator
    Items containing Freon - (CFC removal)

There is a $2.50 minimum transaction fee for Credit Card processing at the Portsmouth Recycle Center 


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ONLINE PAYMENT PORTAL

For online payment of disposal and Bulky Waste disposal fees.  Bulky Pickup by our staff, for a $5.00 charge.  Must be added onto your disposal payment and scheduled through our staff at Public Works.


 

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