The Town will begin collecting yard waste Wednesday, March 27, 2019 through January 17, 2020.
Collection is every Wednesday except any week that the Town offices are closed due to a holiday. Please note the following rules and regulations for collection:
- Please have Yard Waste set out at the curb prior to 7:00 a.m. on Wednesdays.
- Place all grass clippings, weeds, and leaves in reusable containers (such as Rubbermaid type bins or cardboard boxes), biodegradable bags, or plastic bags. ALL BAGS ARE TO BE UNTIED.
- Do not use Town roll-out carts.
- Do not mix trash, dirt, rocks, or other debris with yard waste.
- Root balls, stumps, and firewood logs will not be collected.
- Bushes and hedges pulled out by their roots will not be collected.
- Brush must be bundled with rope or heavy twine, cut shorter than 5 ft in length, and weighs less than 50 lbs.
- The chipper will only take limbs longer than 5 ft in length and up to 8 inches in diameter. The limbs should be stacked and facing the same direction with the cut ends facing the road.
- The chipper cannot take vines, weeping willow branches, or bamboo.
- To schedule the chipper, a call must be placed to Public Works at 540-635-7819.
The Town does not collect contractor work. All contractors must purchase a dump ticket at the Finance Office located at 102 E Main St to dispose of the items at the Manassas Ave extended site.
Department of Public Works (540) 635-7819, Monday-Friday 7am-3:30pm
TOWN NOTICE: Lane Closure on 14th Street
The Water & Sewer Department will be doing sewer line inspections and have a one-lane closure on 14th Street from North Royal Avenue to Shenandoah Avenue: May 20, 2019, 9am to 2pm. Signs will be in place to notify of lane closure. Motorists are asked to use caution while driving in this area and be aware of crews working.
If any questions, contact Public Works, Monday-Friday, 7am to 3:30pm at 540-635-7819.
TOWN NOTICE: Holiday closing
The Town of Front Royal Business Offices will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2019, in observance of Memorial Day. Trash and recycling collection regularly scheduled for Monday will be collected on Wednesday, May 29. All other regular trash and recycling collection days will remain the same this week. There will be no yard waste collection this week.
Town Hall Drive-Thru will be CLOSED on Saturday, May 25, 2019. For your convenience, payments may be made at Union Bank and Trust located in Royal Plaza Shopping Center during their posted business hours. The account holder MUST have their utility bill and cannot be delinquent. There is also a secure 24-hour depository for payments located at the back of the Town Hall (102 E Main Street) near the Drive-Thru.
TOWN NOTICE: Lane closure on Happy Creek Road
The Town of Front Royal Streets Department will have a lane closure on Happy Creek Road between 1247 and 1321 Happy Creek Road on May 15, 2019 (WEATHER PERMITTING) from 9am-2pm.
Signs will be in place and flaggers will be directing traffic. Motorists are asked to use caution while driving in this area and be aware of flaggers and crews working.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
Public Works 540-635-7819
Town Notice: Road Work on N Shenandoah Ave & W 14th St starts on May 15th
The Town of Front Royal will be having contractor, Bushong Contracting, completing Water Infrastructure Improvements this summer on N. Shenandoah Avenue and W. 14th Street starting May 15th-July 31, 2019.
At times traffic patterns will change having various lane shifts but proper signs will be in place. Motorists are asked to use caution while driving in this area and be aware of crews working.
Bushong will start at W. 18th St and N. Shenandoah Avenue then 17th, then 15th.
Updates will be posted regularly of where they will be working and if during the day or at night.
May 15-8am-5pm; W 18th St,
May 16-May 17-Part of W 18th St will be closed between 8am to 5pm. Residents on W. 18th will be able to access their houses from the N. Royal Avenue side.
NIGHTWORK-May 19; 9pm-6am-will be digging across N. Shenandoah Avenue. Lanes will be shifted at times.
NIGHTWORK May 20-21;9pm-6am-E17th & Shenandoah
NIGHTWORK May 22-23;9pm-6am-15th & Shenandoah
Department of Public Works (540) 635-7819
Town Notice: Drive-thru closing schedule
The Town Hall Drive Thru will be CLOSED on the following Saturdays:
Saturday, May 11 (due to Main Street being closed for a Parade)
Saturday, May 18 (due to Main Street being closed for a Festival)
Saturday, May 25 (due to Memorial Day Holiday)
For your convenience, payments may be made at Union Bank and Trust located in Royal Plaza Shopping Center during their posted business hours. The account holder MUST have their utility bill and cannot be delinquent. There is also a secure 24-hour depository for payments located at the back of the Town Hall (102 E Main Street) near the Drive-Thru.
TOWN NOTICE: Road closure – Academy Drive
The Town of Front Royal’s Street Maintenance Department will have road closure on Academy Drive from Royal Avenue to Virginia Avenue to install drain pipe. Road will be closed from May 6-May 13, 2019 (Weather Permitting) between the hours of 9am and 2pm.
Signs will be in place. Motorists are asked to use caution while driving in this area and be aware of flaggers and crews working.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
If you have any questions or concerns, please call Public Works at 540-635-7819.