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Departments C - D
Community Development Agency
About Public Works
Welcome to the Nevada County Department of Public Works. The Public Works Department maintains 562 miles of public roadways along with numerous bridges and drainage facilities throughout the county.
Eight Separate Divisions oversee the services and programs administered by Public Works:
Administration - Maintains Business Operations
Engineering - Road Design, Bridges, Construction, Traffic, Land Usage
Fleet - County Vehicle and Equipment maintenance
Road Maintenance - Overall maintenance/repair of Roads, Bridges, Signs, Vegetation Management and Storm Response.
Solid Waste - Household Waste Pickup, Recycling, Illegal Dumping, McCourtney Road Transfer Station
Surveyor - County Survey needs, Mapping, Land Acquisitions.
Transit Services - Gold Country Stage Transit Services.
Wastewater - Wastewater Treatment and Collection Facilities, New Sewer Connections.
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Online Citizen Access Portal
Apply for encroachment permits, check the status of your application and pay fees
. Registration is required for most features. ACA User manual can be viewed here.
Ask Nevada County
Request or report road maintenance and other services using our online app
or call 530-265-1411.
Public Works Permits
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