On April 20, 2015 Public Works will bring the Water Shortage Response Plan to the Board of County Commissioners for adoption.  The Water Shortage Response Plan is available for viewing here.  Please email questions or comments to  Please note the Water Shortage Response Plan is a draft and subject to change prior to adoption by the Board of County Commissioners.

Public Works to hold annual Household Hazardous Waste Event read more and read here for a list of acceptable items...

Public Works to Take Part in Regional Water Quality Preventative Maintenance Program read more here and here...



Ron Gilkerson is New Solid Waste Division Director read more... 

Public Works
Union County Public Works (UCPW) provides water supply, wastewater treatment, solid waste management, storm water management, and facilities management services to the unincorporated areas and many of the incorporated areas of Union County. UCPW is the water and wastewater utility service provider to all of the municipalities in Union with the exception of Monroe, Marshville, and Wingate.  UCPW has nearly 120 employees and a total operating budget of approximately $33 million which is primarily funded through rates and fees charged for services. UCPW receives only a small portion of revenue from the tax supported general fund for the Facilities Management Division.

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Edward Goscicki, PE
Executive Director

Richard McMillan, PE
Assistant Director of Operations

Scott Huneycutt, PE
Engineering Division Director

Shelley Maness
Business Operations Division Director

Craig Fox, PE
Facilities Division Director

Ronald Gilkerson
Solid Waste Division Director

Aubrey Lofton, PE
Water Resources Director

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