Spring Cleanup Week - April 12 to April 17
Spring Cleanup Week is for Bath residents ONLY.
Monday, April 12 - Friday, April 16 | 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 17 | 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Bath residents may bring in (at no cost!) to the Bath Landfill:
Total for the cleanup period.
To learn more, Click Here
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day 2021
Ready for spring cleaning? Mark your calendars for May 8, Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day! MANDATORY preregistration takes place from April 12 - May 7 by calling 1-888-958-2255. You cannot pre-register before April 12. At this time, the event is only open to residents of Bath, Woolwich, Georgetown, Topsham, Harpswell, and Arrowsic. To learn more, Click Here.
2021 Backyard Composting Supplies Sale
It's time again to place your orders for the City of Bath Backyard Composting Supplies Sale!
Composting organic waste, such as food scraps and yard trimmings, helps you to reduce the number of trash bags you buy, and saves space in the landfill. Adding finished compost to your garden also helps your plants grow bigger and healthier!
All order forms should be dropped off with payment at Bath Public Works (450 Oak Grove Ave, Bath) (NOT the Landfill) by April 23 at 2:30 p.m.
Pick up your order at the Bath Landfill (11 Detritus Dr, Bath) starting June 7, 2021, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Questions? Please call Amanda at (207) 443-8356.
This department's operations during the COVID-19 State of Emergency:
The Bath Public Works Department is taking care of critical tasks that impact public health and safety, but please be aware that some routine and seasonal work may be delayed. If you need to speak with the Department concerning work or emergency requests please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 207-443-8357 during regular business hours (M-F 6:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.) or county dispatch at 207-443-8200 for after hours service.
The Bath Landfill reopened to the general public on Monday, May 18, 2020, with certain changes in procedures to help protect the health of our staff and customers alike. Learn More
If you are working or practicing social distancing at home, you may find yourself generating unusual items in your waste stream and you might wonder about recycling. Our curbside recycling program is operating normally and the rules have not changed:
Learn more about curbside collection here.
The Public Works Department is responsible for the conducting all matters related to construction, management, maintenance and operation of most of the physical properties in the City, including public streets and sidewalks, City sewer and storm water systems, solid waste and wastewater treatment.
The Public Works Department is divided into:
The Public Works Department is responsible for the following: