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Public Works
  Mission Statement  
 
The Public Works Division is responsible for providing Carson residents with a safe, clean and healthy environment through efficient maintenance and management of municipal infrastructure: i.e. administration of public signs and streets, vehicle and equipment, tree and median maintenance, concrete and debris removal, and solid waste management.
 
Public Works Administration Office
Phone: (310) 847-3520
Fax: (310) 830-0946
Hours: 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday  to Thursday
Address: 2390 E. Dominguez Street
Carson, California 90749
  Goals & Objectives  
 
  • Sign Maintenance upgrades and replaces street names signs citywide.
  • Street Maintenance keeps citywide roadways free of potholes and repaints legends and crosswalks for the safety of pedestrians and motorists.
  • Vehicle and Equipment Maintenance provides preventative maintenance for city vehicles and equipment.
  • Tree Maintenance offers contract management of the City’s urban forest. The program manages labor and operations to handle emergency tree trimming requests outside of the scope of the current tree contract.
  • Concrete and Debris Removal maintains City curbs and gutters.
  • Environmental Services administers contracts for the collection and processing of residential, commercial, and industrial refuse and recyclable.

  Related Links  
    EDCO Disposal Services
(Commercial Trash Services)
Phone:(310) 540-2977
    Waste Management
(Residential & Commercial Trash Services Order Additional Trash Bins/Service/Bulky Item Pick-Up)
Phone: (310) 605-6000
Email: wmservice@wm.com
 


Los Angeles County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program (HHW)
The Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program (HHW) gives Los Angeles County Residents a legal and cost-free way to dispose of unwanted household chemicals that cannot be disposed of in the regular trash.

Some examples of what you CAN bring to a HHW collection:
  • Motor oil, oil filters, brake fluid Used antifreeze
  • Paint, paint thinner, turpentine
  • Cleaners with acid or lye
  • Pesticides or herbicides
  • Household batteries or car batteries
  • Pool chemicals
  • CRTs, old TVs, misc. electronics
  • Mercury thermometers or thermostats
  • Used Needles or Sharps (In a Sharps container or sturdy box labeled "SHARPS")
  • Unwanted or expired prescriptions
(MORE INFO)

What you CANNOT bring to a HHW collection:
  • Explosives
  • Ammunition
  • Radioactive Materials
  • Trash
  • Tires
  • Business Waste
  • White Goods (stoves, fridges, etc.)
  • Controlled Substances