The Public Works Department has 24 full time employees dedicated to improve the quality of life, to protect the environment, and to maintain taxpayer investments of County owned properties through the provision of rural and municipal public water and wastewater services; rural, municipal, and commercial solid waste and recycling services; and the maintenance of County owned buildings and grounds.

Effective January 2, 2015 Northampton County Public Works Department Collection Hours will be 8:45 A.M.- 4:45 P.M. Monday thru Friday. (252) 534-6341

Water Tower R1Hours of Operation:
8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Collection Hours:
8:45 am to 4:45 pm
9371 NC Hwy 305
Jackson, NC 27845

Public Works Director:
Kirk Rogers

Administrative Officer :Public Works Bldg R1
Denise Edwards

Office Assistant IV:
Lisa Studer

New Credit Card Payment System

Northamptopn County Public Works is offering two new "Pay-by-credit card" services to pay your water bills as of November 1, 2018.

Pay by phone:

  • Call either 888-626-9055 or when calling our offices and selecting option 1.

Pay on the Web:

Water Department
Buildings & Grounds
Solid Waste

Solid Waste Supervisor :
Melvin Stokes
Phone: (252) 534-1001
Please call 252-534-6341 for Residential Trash Collection issues.

Solid Waste Facilities Convenience Center
Physical Address:
260 Landfill Road,
Jackson, N.C. 27845

Hours of Operation:
8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Closed 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm for Lunch
Open the First Saturday of Each Month From 8:00 am to 12 Noon

Central Garage

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