The Department of Public Works is one of Yazoo City’s largest departments. It is comprised of about 30 employees. The department has the responsibility of operations as it relates to city facilities and infrastructure.
Their primary task is to keep the pace with the needs of the citizens such as: sewers, city streets, garbage, storm drainage as well as service facilities and public buildings. Service of improvement, engineering designs of street resurfacing and reconstruction of streets and other related structures are provided for all areas.
Please see the link below to see when trash, not garbage, will be picked up in your area.
For assistance please contact:
Prentice Young, Public Works Director
Shumbae Burns, Secretary
Office Location: City Barn, 460 W Bridge Street
Phone: 662-746-5121 • Fax 662-746-6506
Animal Control: 662-746-0013