General Services

About the Department

The General Services Department is a diverse group of professionals who are talented in building maintenance & construction, design, custodial services and the collection and disposal of municipal waste, and recycling. Access information on refuse and recycling in New Kent County.

This talented group of individuals has embraced the concept of QCDE (Quality, Cost, Delivery, Environmental Impact). They are dedicated to providing the highest quality of public services at the most reasonable cost. Responsiveness is a constant goal. We embrace the idea that we are stewards of the environment and must consider the environmental impact of every business decision.

Some maintenance responsibilities:

  • Building Enhancement
  • Clean Buildings
  • Repair Buildings (94,370 sq. ft.)
  • Grounds-20+ acres
  • Park Maintenance
  • 121 pieces of HVAC to maintain
  • Refuse & Recycling sites

Refuse & Recycling Facts:

New Kent County ranks 5th in revenue and 8th by population in the surrounding areas, for recycling.