Public Works


The Public Works Department is responsible for maintaining 1050 miles of roads, 52 County owned facilities , and 460 vehicles / equipment. Lowndes County Public Works also operates the County Mosquito Control Program.

The Director, Robin Cumbus, is responsible for managing the Public Works Department, providing support and resources to all 106 departmental employees while assuring all county policies are followed. The director is also responsible for improving efficiency and effectiveness within the financial boundaries given.


To provide a quality service in a responsive, courteous and timely manner and to work diligently to be as efficient and effective as possible.

Solid Waste Disposal

For information regarding residential solid waste disposal, citizens residing in unincorporated Lowndes County may contact Advanced Disposal at 229-244-2466, or Deep South Sanitation at (229) 559-0200 to set up household garbage and recycling services.