Due to the heat indexes that will continue to rise throughout the summer, garbage pickup will begin at 6 am instead of 7 am each week. Please make adjustments as necessary for your weekly pickup. The City of Luverne will be closed Thursday, July 4th and Friday, July 5th in observance of Independance Day.

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STREET DEPARTMENT

The Street Department maintains the City streets for the citizens who live within the city limits of Luverne. The duties of the department encompass a wide variety of jobs which include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Debris pickup
  • Mosquito spraying (this is done in warmer months usually beginning in May and ending in September of each year)
  • Repair sidewalks and curb gutters that are damaged
  • Repairing potholes and striping city streets
  • Sweep streets on a weekly basis
  • Laying of pipe and cleaning of roadside ditches
  • Clearing debris from storm water systems to allow the free flow of storm water
  • Repairing washouts
  • Maintain/replace stop signs, street signs, speed limit signs, and directional signs

We collect an average of 125-150 cubic yards of debris each week and we are able to carry this to the county landfill, which is operated by Crenshaw County Landfill.

SANITATION DEPARTMENT

The Sanitation Department strives to maintain a safe, efficient and effective waste collection and disposal system that meets the needs of the citizens of Luverne and comply with all applicable regulations and standards. 

The solid waste (garbage) routes require two packer trucks, with three employees per truck. We collect an average of 225-250 tons of waste per week and haul it to the Coffee County Landfill.

Household garbage pickup is scheduled once a week.

CONTACT

Steve Defee
Superintendant

Phone:
(334) 335-5650

If you need to report a problem, please call (334) 335-3741 Monday-Friday from 8 am-4:30 pm; after hours and weekends call (334) 335-4485.

Address:
108 W. 6th Street
Luverne, AL 36049

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