Public Works

The Butte-Silver Bow Public Works Department is the largest of the city-county's departments, including roads, water, transit, solid waste and much more. Please take some time to explore this webpage and its divisions for a full understanding of the Public Works Department's role and responsibilities in our community.

Public Works 2017 Work Completed Presentation (pdf)

  1. David Schultz, P.E.

    Director of Public Works
    Phone: 406-497-6519

  2. Public Works

    Physical Address
    126 W. Granite St.
    Butte, MT 59701

    Phone: 406-497-6515
    Fax: 406-497-6524

Public Works Departments

Metro Sewer

Metro Sewer and Stormwater Services

Metro Sewer collects, treats, and disposes of wastewater and stormwater. Contact Metro Sewer if services are needed for the location of a sewer main, for cost and details of sewer line connection, or for service.

Roads and Bridges

Roads and Bridges

The mission of the Roads & Bridges Division is to maintain and repair roads within the City and County of Butte-Silver Bow. Services provided also include sanding selected roads and bridges and plowing snow within Butte-Silver Bow.

Solid Waste

Solid Waste and Recycling Services

The Solid Waste Division provides residential and commercial waste disposal. There is no charge to residents when they dispose of waste generated in normal course on residential properties if they have paid the annual solid waste fee. This fee is assessed annually on property tax statements.

Transit Services

Transit Services

The Transit Division provides bus and paratransit services for the Butte metro area.


Billing Services

Water Billing Services

The Utility Billing Department is responsible for the reading, billing, recording, and collecting charges for water, sewer and sanitation services

Water Utility Services

Water Utility Services

The water utility services provides services vital to the health and safety to the citizens of Butte-Silver Bow County.