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Departments C - D
Community Development Agency
About Public Works
Welcome to the Nevada County Department of Public Works. Public Works consists of 6 seperate divisions overseen by 3 administrative staff:
Engineering - Road Design, Bridges, Construction, Traffic, Land Use, County Surveyor Functions.
Fleet - County Vehicle and Equipment maintenance
Road Maintenance - Maintains 562 miles of public roadways along with numerous bridges and drainage facilities throughout the county, including signs, vegetation management and storm response.
Solid Waste - Household Waste Pickup, Recycling, McCourtney Road Transfer Station
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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