City Government

Department of Public Works

The Lawrence Department of Public Works maintains and repairs city streets, including snow removal and pothole repair; cuts grass in the right-of-way; maintains street signs; oversees trash collection and recycling; issues permits for commercial, industrial and residential construction; and inspects construction sites.

Contact us at: 317-545-8787


Our trash vendor, Republic Services, has changed the heavy trash pick up week. Our customers’ heavy trash pick up is the third full week of the month. You may call Republic at 317-917-7300.

For additional Information about trash collection and Republic's policies, please see the options at the bottom of this page on the left.