Public Works

  1. Call for Bids - Culvert Lining Project

    Jefferson County Public Works will receive quotes until 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 for Cured-in-Place Pipe (CIPP) lining of three culverts in the Port Ludlow area. Additional Info...
  2. Request for Proposals (RFP) for Recycling Services

    The Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) will receive sealed Proposals for Recycling Services until 10 AM on 7/19/2021 at the BOCC Office, basement level, Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson Street, P.O. Box 1220, Port Townsend, Washington, 98368. Additional Info...
  3. Jefferson County Parks and Recreation Advisory Board: Special Meeting Announcement

    Jefferson County Parks and Recreation Advisory Board (JCPRAB) is cancelling the August 4th meeting and rescheduling for August 11th. Read on...
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COVID-19 operations updates

Public Works offices are closed to the public until further notice. We will continue to serve you by phone, email, mail, and drop box in our office entryway at 623 Sheridan Street in Port Townsend.

Public Works operations changes are listed below. Updates will be posted as changes occur.

Parks & Recreation

Visit for current information on closures.

Solid Waste operations

The Transfer Station, Quilcene Drop Box, and Household Hazardous Waste facilities are open to the public on their normal schedules. Expect longer wait times at the Transfer Station. For more information visit or call 360-385-9160.

Road Maintenance operations

Road maintenance operations continue normally. We are taking precautions to protect personnel so we can avoid disruption to essential services like county roads. Call 360-385-0890 with questions.

Transportation & Engineering operations

Our department offices are currently closed to the public. Submit permit applications and other materials by mail, use our entryway drop box, or email them to Payment is due at permit submission. We do not invoice. Permit applications and fee schedule are available at For any permit-related questions, contact Terry Duff at 360-385-9159 or by

We ask you to allow Public Works staff to conduct site inspections alone to reduce the spread of COVID-19. If this is not possible, you must maintain a social distance of 6-feet and wear a mask. Under certain circumstances, we may waive pre-construction meetings.