Public Works Department

Mission Statement

We strive to provide our customers with the highest quality services at a competitive cost to the taxpayers. We are committed to the highest standards of safety, integrity, excellence, and performance in dealing with residents and visitors. Our Mission is to be the best at identifying, qualifying and delivering top talent for our customers, while enhancing the careers of our employees.


The Public Works Department provides a variety of services to Town government and the residents of Wrightsville Beach.

The department is divided into 9 divisions:

The respective divisions provide services based on an annual population of 2800 residents, and a peak population of 20-40,000 seasonal residents and visitors. The Town's infrastructure is sized based on seasonal peak populations.

Service Requests

If you need work done, complete the Service Request Form. Note: Electronics and hazardous waste items are not picked up or recycled by the Town.

Public Works Office