Committed to excellence by being a leader of innovative, professional and quality public works services.
To provide a systematic approach to the care and maintenance of El Paso County’s infrastructure, road system, buildings, and parks as well as provide service and support to townships and municipalities in the county while maintaining employee and public safety as a priority without sacrificing quality, and fiscal responsibility.
Customer Service – We are capable, caring people who are doing important and satisfying work for the citizens of El Paso County.
Excellence – We aim to excel in all that we do and continually strive to do better.
Cooperation – We build organizational strength through cooperation and collaboration with others.
Integrity – We dedicate ourselves to the highest levels of ethical and professional conduct in serving the citizens of El Paso County and working with others.
Accountability – We are accountable to each other and to the citizens we serve.
Diversity – We respect and value the differences of others and realize that taking diversity into consideration leads to cohesiveness and unity.
Innovation – We accept change as an opportunity to find better ways to accomplish our mission.
Adaptability – We are open and flexible to changing priorities, strategies, procedures and methods.
Commitment – We are dedicated to the delivery of high-quality and responsive services.
The County of El Paso Transportation Program includes various projects throughout the county aimed at reducing congestion, improving air quality and providing residents with greater mobility and quality of life. The program includes a series of projects funded through the additional $10 Vehicle Registration Fee, a fee adopted by the Commissioners Court in December 2013 which leverages the funds through collaborative partnerships with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and the Camino Real Regional Mobility Authority (CRRMA). View presentation [ here ].
Community Cleanup Events
The County of El Paso will be hosting it’s FREE Community Cleanup events for the 2020 calendar year. Each event is intended to collect and dispose of household waste, passenger tires, bulk trash, electronic waste and recyclable materials. The events will held on the Saturdays and locations as shown below. The collection will begin at 8:00 am and end at approximately 12:00 pm or until capacity (whichever comes first).
The County of El Paso Public Works department is offering sand bags at no cost or requirements to the public. The sand bags are outside of the facilities listed below and are available 24 hours a day. The location of the County facilities are the following:
If you are experiencing an emergency, please contact 911
Notice: New Residential Inspection Program
Effective January 1, 2013
1 - HB 2833 passed by the 81st Texas Legislature allows counties to require building code standards, inspections and notices for certain residential construction begun after September 1, 2009 in the unincorporated portions of the county by enacting Subchapter F, Chaper 233, Texas
On July 23, 2019, the County of El Paso submitted a Notice of Intent (NOI) for Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4) to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), which included the proposed County of El Paso Storm Water Management Program (SWMP) for the 2019-2024 period.