Public Works

The Public Works Department consists of the Engineering Division, Public Services Division and the Utility Division. The department has approximately 110 employees dedicated to providing our customers with exceptional services in areas such as:

  • Engineering
  • Geographic information
  • Refuse collection
  • Sanitary sewer service
  • Stormwater drainage
  • Street maintenance
  • Transit services
  • Water service

The department also provides fleet maintenance for city vehicles and equipment and is responsible for operation of the city fuel depot.

To request pickup for solid waste materials, such as brush, bulk items or junk, please click here. Please submit request 1-2 days prior to the normal trash pick up day. 

Please review all guidelines for these services in the links provided:
https://www.bristoltn.org/1018/Special-Solid-Waste-Disposal-Problems
https://www.bristoltn.org/DocumentCenter/View/113/City-Adopts-New-Solid-Waste-Collection-Practices-PDF?bidId=