Public Works

People

  • Street Department & Sanitation Department Superintendent – Marlin McCullar
  • Sanitation  Foreman – Jim Abney
  • Street Department & Sanitation Department Manager – David Moore
  • Where do I report Street/drainage problems?
    Call 662-256-3032 If no answer, call 662-256-3060 or 662-256-3517 (Building Inspector or Planning & Zoning).
  • How do I get a street light repaired?
    Call Amory Utilities Department at 662-256-5633
  • Whom do I call about tree limbs on or near power lines?
    Call Amory Utilities Department at 662-256-5633

 

 

Services

Sanitation

Garbage, trash, & dead animal control.

Street Service

Maintenance and repair of streets, leaf and straw collection, bush hogging and grass cutting, tree maintenance on right-of-ways, drainage, sidewalk maintenance and repair, & replacement and installation of culverts.

Shop Service

Purchasing parts and repairs to all city-owned equipment and vehicles.

Garbage Collection Schedule

Residential

Weekly (if it changes, it will be advertised in local papers)

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: http://www.cityofamoryms.com/site/media/PRESS-RELEASE-CARTS-2016.pdf

Commercial

Hand Pick-up – 2 times weekly

Dumpsters

Picked up as needed.

  • 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 at 662-256-3032. If no answer, please call the Planning & Zoning at 662-256-3517.
    Do you need to set up new service? If so, call 662-256-5633
  • 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) or $120 (trailer)
    What are the rules?

TERMS

Road Service/Pavement Damage Responsibility

The City will not be responsible for any road surface or pavement damage.

Liabilities
The 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, and/or 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.

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