Public Works

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Director of Public Works/Parks & Rec - Roger Smith

Milan Public Works

2041 College Street
Milan, TN 38358

Office: 731-686-1611
Fax: 731-686-8816

Regular MPW office hours are Monday-Friday, 6:30 am - 3:00 pm

Memorial Day to Labor Day our office hours are Monday-Friday, 6:00 am - 2:30 pm

The office is closed for lunch from 11:30 am - 12:15 pm

Waste Management Holiday Schedule 

January | New Year’s Day
January | Martin Luther King Jr Day
May | Memorial Day
July | Independence Day
September | Labor Day
November | Thanksgiving Day
December | Christmas Day

Waste Management only observes the “actual” holiday.  Regular cart services are provided Monday-Friday, so if your service day falls on one of the above-listed days, your service will be delayed.  If the holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, there will be no delays in cart services. Dumpster customers are serviced Monday-Saturday.

Fully automated collection is here! Click here to view Waste Management information to Milan Residents. You can setup a Waste Management account by emailing your home address to

  • Proper cart placeement should be at least 3 feet from all objects, including meters, utilites lines, mailboxes, etc. Place wheels of cart toward house. 
  • Household garbage - bag and tie garbage inside the 96 gallon green trash cart. Lid must be closed competely. 
  • No hosuehold matierals outside the cart and no loose garbage will be collected.
  • Have your cart at the curb in front of your home the night before or by 6:00 am on your collection day. 

For questions, please call MPW at 731-686-1611.

Click here to download the newly updated MPW Policy Brochure.

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