Public Works


  • COMPOST: Free compost is available at Jim Barnett Park (next to the glass recycling station in the gravel parking lot near the BMX track), first-come, first-served, and while supplies last. Self-loading only.
  • GLASS: Drop off your glass at any of our five glass recycling stations. Click here for details

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Stay Informed

Utilize the following resources to stay informed about various Public Works Services:

Find Your Refuse & Recycling or Leaf Collection Day

Use the City's online property search program to find the day that your refuse and/or recycling is collected each week. Just enter your address and information about your property will appear on the left, including your refuse and recycling collection days.

Receive Alerts About Refuse & Recycling Collection Changes

Never miss a collection due to holiday schedule changes by signing up for the City's notification system. Create a profile and opt-in (under subscriptions) to receive refuse and recycling collection change alerts via text, phone, email and more. 

Submit a Service Request and Track Progress

Using the City's 3-1-1 system online or the City's mobile app, local residents can submit service requests for a variety of tasks (street light out, pothole, missed refuse/recycling collection, blue recycling bin needed, City tree issue, dead animal in roadway, and more). Create an account to track the progress and receive updates or submit anonymously.

Find Your Leaf Collection Area Number and Get Updates

Discover the leaf collection area number in which your property is located and get daily updates on where crews will be collecting leaves curbside via the Public Works Leaf Collection web page

The Public Works Team places a high value on customer service in the delivery of a variety of services, including:

Justin Hall
Public Works Division Manager
Public Services Building
301 E. Cork Street
Winchester, VA  22601
(540) 773-1340


Department Contacts:

Staff Name Title Email Extension
  Public Works Reception Email 540-773-1340
  Leaf Collection   540-773-1340
Kelly Feltner Office Manager Email 540-667-1815, ext. 1438
Michael Neese Refuse & Recycling Manager Email 540-667-1815, ext. 1452
Brandon Lewis Refuse & Recycling Crew Supervisor Email 540-667-1815, ext. 1469
Bobby Clark Streets Crew Supervisor Email 540-667-1815, ext. 1490
Andrew Dunn Traffic Operations Manager Email 540-667-1815, ext. 1494
Jordan Herring Arborist/Grounds Maintenance Manager
(Located at Jim Barnett Park Rec Center)
Email 540-662-4946, ext. 1171
Chris Staley Grounds Maintenance Crew Supervisor Email 540-662-4946, ext. 1847