Frequently Asked Questions

  • Whom do I call about my business garbage problems?
    Is it a billing problem?   If so, call the Amory Utilities Department at 662-256-5633
    Do you need an extra dump? If so, call the Amory Utilities Department 662-256-5633
    Do you have a complaint regarding service?  If so, call Monroe County 662-369-6654
    Do you need a dumpster (new service) for your business? If so, call 662-256-5633
    What are the prices?  Call 662-256-5633 for a complete price list.
  • Whom do I call about my residential garbage problems?
    Is it a billing problem?   If so, call the Amory Utilities Department at 662-256-5633
    Do you have a complaint regarding service?  If so, call the Street Department 662-256-3032. If there is no answer, call the Planning and Zoning at 662-256-3517
    Do you need to set up new service? If so, call 662-256-5633
  • Beginning April 4 Monroe County will be delivering new cans to our residential customers. Please pay attention to the information sheets attached to each can. This information will have your pick up day on it. The can distribution will take approximately one month to complete. If you do not have a can, but the street next to you does, please be patient. The process will take approximately one month to complete for garbage pickup to begin. We ask that you be patient as we transition from City of Amory garbage pick up to Monroe County operated garbage pick up.
    Please see this website for information and a Monroe County Press Release:
  • Whom do I call about temporary dumpsters?
    Do you need a temporary dumpster? If so, call the City Clerk’s office at 662-256-5721 (Option 8 at prompts).
    How many days can I keep the dumpster? 10 days
    What are the rates?  $35 (6 yard dumpster) and $120 (trailer)
    What are the rules?TERMSRoad Service/Pavement Damage ResponsibilityThe City will not be responsible for any road surface or pavement damage.LiabilitiesThe container provided by the City of Amory shall remain the sole property of the City of Amory. However, the business/individual listed herein shall be responsible for damages resulting from misuse as well as any liabilities resulting from property damage or injuries.By signing on the reverse side, the company/individual agrees to the listed charges and certifies that all waste disposed of shall not contain hazardous, toxic, or radioactive waste or be in any violation of any federal, state, or local laws, Further, that any and all liabilities associated with the disposal of such material shall remain with the business/individual in the event of a violation.The City of Amory Dumpster Rental is for “soft” garbage only. The following materials are not allowed:Building Materials, Shingles, Wood, Tires, Concrete, anything that cannot be disposed of through regular “soft” garbage Terms/Time Limit

    Due to the limited number of dumpsters available this agreement constitutes the use of the dumpster for 10 days only.  By signing this agreement the client agrees that the dumpster will be removed at the end of 10 days if not rented again.


  • Open Tuesdays & Wednesdays 8:30-4:30Eupora City Office Building
    114 Highway 9 North
    Eupora, MS 39744
    (662) 258-2567
    Open Thursdays 8:30-4:30Houston Police Department Court Room
    224 E. Madison St.
    Houston, MS 38851
    (662) 448-8139
    Open Tuesdays 8:30-4:30Louisville Courthouse
    115 South Court Street
    Louisville, MS 39339
    (662) 773-3843
    Open Monday and Friday 8:30-4:30Columbus-Lowndes County Administrative Building
    17 Airline Road
    Columbus, MS 39701
    (662) 327-1833
    (662) 329-1508 fax
    CDL site
    Open Monday through Friday 8:00-5:00Pittsboro
    166 Shannon Street
    Pittsboro, MS 38951
    (662) 412-3100
    Open 4th Tuesday of the month 8:30-4:30Starkville Substation
    987 Highway 182 East
    Starkville, MS 39759
    (662) 323-5316
    (662) 323-4271 fax
    Open Monday through Friday 8:00-5:00

    West Point Sheriff’s Office
    330 West Broad Street
    West Point, MS 38821
    (662) 494-5152
    Open Thursday and Friday 8:30-4:30

  • Do I need a permit to hold a special event?
    Yes. You can download the Special Event Permit Application and bring it to Parks and Recreation within 30 business days before the event. CALL Parks and Rec prior to doing so to verify dates are available.  Also, please have all information for form but allow them to fill out. .
  • How do I rent the historic National Guard Old Armory?
    Call the Amory Parks and Recreation Department at 662-256-3221.