Category: Utilities & Engineering

August 31, 2020

Tarp Awareness Week 2020

Tarp Awareness Week (September 6-12, 2020) reminds residents to reduce roadside litter and increase safety by using tarps to secure waste loads in open vehicles...

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April 24, 2020

Household Hazardous Waste

Catawba County’s spring residential household hazardous waste collection event will take place Saturday, May 2...

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March 27, 2020

Republic Services Update

Republic Services has communicated to Catawba County their plan for waste collection during the Covid-19 Pandemic...

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March 24, 2020

Landfill Operational Changes

The Catawba County Landfill and five county Convenience Centers are open and operating on a normal schedule. In observance of social distancing recommendations, the Catawba...

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March 24, 2020

Mulch Giveaway at Landfill

Catawba County Utilities & Engineering is giving away free mulch on a first come, first served basis while supplies last...

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December 17, 2019

Recycle Your Christmas Tree

Wondering what to do with your Christmas tree and other natural decorations after the holidays? Catawba County and Republic Services have an answer for you....

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November 18, 2019

Recycle Used Cooking Oil

As you prepare to fry this year’s Thanksgiving turkey, Catawba County Utilities & Engineering encourages you to recycle your used cooking oil afterwards through Catawba...

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November 12, 2019

Art Students Beautify Maiden

On November 6, the Maiden High School Art Club transformed six fire hydrants in the Town of Maiden into public pieces of art....

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October 23, 2019

Hazardous Waste Collection

Catawba County’s fall residential household hazardous waste collection event will take place Saturday, November 2 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m....

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August 27, 2019

Shonka Named U&E Director

Catawba County has hired Peter M. Shonka to serve as the county’s Utilities & Engineering Director. He begins work with the county September 9, 2019...

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August 26, 2019

Tarp Awareness Week: Sep 1-7

Tarp Awareness Week reminds residents to reduce roadside litter & increase safety by using tarps to secure waste loads. Half of roadside litter is blown onto roads, not thrown...

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