No Trash Pickup – July 4, 2018

News, Public Works Department

There will be no trash pick up on Wednesday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day. Instead, there will be double pickup on Thursday, July 5th. The next bulk trash week will be the second week of July, starting Monday, July 9th 2018.

Construction Work Temporarily Stopped On Kivett Building

Public Works Department

An isolated structural issue on an exterior column on the south exterior wall of the Kivett building at 110 North Main Street has resulted in construction work being stopped on the building while the issue is being evaluated by the contractor and City staff. According to Public Works Director Craig DeMott, the contractor has provided temporary shoring to secure the …

Christmas, New Year’S Trash Collection Schedule Announced

Public Works Department

With December 23 and 26 being City holidays, Martinsville Street Department crews will collect trash on Thursday, December 22 for residents on the Thursday and Friday routes. On Tuesday, December 27, they will collect trash for those on the Monday and Tuesday routes. Residents are reminded trash should be set out curbside by 7:00 a.m. the day of pick up …

Bulk Trash Collection This Week

Public Works Department

Regular trash collection on Columbus Day holiday This week is Bulk Trash Week when Street Department crews collect bulk trash items on residents’ regular trash collection day. For those who have not taken advantage of this free service, items such as furniture, box springs and mattresses can be placed curbside for collection. No electronics, appliances or building material will be …

Demott Promoted To Director Of Public Works

Public Works Department

Continuing to focus on residential service and team efficiencies, Mayor Shannon Kohl has promoted Street Department Assistant Craig DeMott to Director of Public Works effective immediately. “Over the past seven months, Craig has repeatedly demonstrated his leadership and proactive problem solving abilities leading the Street Department. Given former Director of Public Works Frank Lane’s decision to return to operating the …

Kohl Appoints Lane As Director Of Public Works, Love As Building Inspector, Demott As Street Department Assistant

Mayor's Office, Public Works Department, Street Department

Restructuring of utility departments yields $150,000 in savings Rounding out the incoming administration’s team of department heads, Mayor-Elect Shannon Kohl selected Frank Lane as director of public works, Brian Love as building inspector and Craig DeMott as Street Department assistant. According to Kohl, in addition to choosing those who will serve in department leadership positions, she worked to resolve the …