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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Dade County Public Works Department

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Public Works

Dade County Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance and repairs of roads, culverts, street signs, rights-of-way, and all Dade County owned machinery and equipment. Dade County Public Works is also responsible for public services such as the waste transfer station and recycling collection as well as snow and ice removal. You can contact Billy Massengale, the Public Works Director at 423-298-6565.

Recycling & Waste Transfer Station

As a resident of Dade County (with a Dade County car plate/tag), a citizen may dispose up to 8 bags of trash/garbage on a daily basis for free at the Dade County Transfer Station located at 888 Sunset Drive, Trenton, Georgia 30752.

Scales for truckloads of garbage/refuse are open until 4 p.m. daily priced by the ton. Also, all citizens are encouraged to bring unlimited amounts of recyclables to the Dade County Recycling Center located at the same address. The Transfer Station and Recycling Center is open: Tuesday through Saturday
8 a.m. until 6 p.m. For additional information on what recycled materials are accepted, you may call 706-657-2776.



Leveling and Paving of Hales Gap Road & Burkhalter Gap Road (To begin Fall 2021)

Striping of

  • Old State Road
  • Bible Gulf Road
  • Tatum Gulf Road
  • Yankee Road
  • Griffin Road
  • Mt. Olive Road
  • Vulcan Road
  • Michaels Road
  • District Line Road
  • Gass Drive

Burkhalter Gap Road (to be done later in 2021)


Phase 1

During Phase 1 over 200 tandem loads of dirt were removed.

Morganville Ridge Road 1

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Morganville Ridge Road 4
Morganville Ridge Road 5

Morganville Ridge Road 6Phase 2

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Phase 3

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Phase 4

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Lookout Bridge (GDOT) - To learn more about the Lookout Bridge Project use this link-

County Road 6 / White Oak Gap - COMPLETED!

photo of County Road 6 from 1962 (courtesy of Donna Street)
County Road 6 from 1962

County Road 6 (White Oak Gap) is such a large project that Project Manager Billy Massengale has decided it will be best completed in 3 continuous phases. The first phase is currently in progress and covers approximately 350 feet. The second phase will cover approximately 150 feet and the third and final phase will cover approximately 125 feet of County Road 6.  We will keep you updated on the progress of the project and will let you know when we near the completion date. Here are some photos of the first phase that is currently in progress.

County Road 6 / White Oak Gap - Final Phase

PHASE 1 of 3





County Road 6 / White Oak Gap - PHASE 2 of 3




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