The Town of Stanfield Public Works Department maintains all town-owned streets. Waste collection, street lighting, and beautification also fall within this department. Street lighting is contracted with Duke Power and Union Electric. All streets within Stanfield have at least one streetlight. The Town of Stanfield is pleased to offer this service to its residents. Our streets and neighborhoods are safer when well lit.
Currently, the Town of Stanfield has approximately eleven miles of town-owned streets. Along with street maintenance, the Town of Stanfield also maintains rights-of-way and street signage along town-owned streets. Residents are encouraged to report any street problems (potholes, missing signage, street light outage, etc.). Residents may call or stop by Stanfield Town Hall to report any problems. Residents may also send an email referencing any particular street maintenance issues.
Waste and Recycle Collection
The Town of Stanfield currently contracts with Waste Management for waste and recycle removal services. All residences and businesses within the Town of Stanfield are issued one rollout waste container and one rollout recycle container. Waste collection for Stanfield occurs each Thursday. Recycle collection occurs every other Thursday. All rollout containers should be placed at the curb on Wednesday evening. Residents may call Stanfield Town Hall to report any garbage complaint such as broken wheels, broken containers, or missed pick up.
The Town of Stanfield offers 2 leaf pick-ups during Fall/Winter months. These dates will be advertised in the Stanly News & Press, as a note on monthly bills and on this website. Residents are not required to call to request leaf pick-up. Residents are asked to place loose (not bagged) leaves at the curb prior to the date of service. Please do not mix limbs or any other debris with the un-bagged leaves.
The Town of Stanfield currently contracts with Waste Management to offer 1 residential limb pickup per year. Limbs must be no longer than 6 feet and no more than 4 inches in diameter. Specific date will be advertised. Limbs and bushes may be taken to the burn pile at Pete Henkel Park, by Stanfield residents only, on a quarterly basis; first 2 weeks of January, April, July, October, from 9am-4pm weekdays only. Rules are listed on posted signs in the park.
Special Clean-up Days
The Town of Stanfield holds 2 large clean-up days each year in the Spring. These clean-ups consist of items that are not normally picked up in your regular waste collection. Chemicals, hazardous materials, tires, batteries, and construction debris will NOT be accepted. These dates will also be advertised in the Stanly News & Press, as a note on monthly bills and on this website Home page. Listed below are examples of items that will be collected during the clean-up.
Large appliances: stoves refrigerators, freezers, hot water heaters, air conditioner window units, washer/dryer, dishwasher, etc.
Furniture: sofas, chairs, tables, toilets, beds, mattresses. etc. and Metal: bicycles, bed springs, metal swing sets, etc.