Public Works is recognized with a Safety Award from ElectriCities for "No Lost Time Accidents":
West Consultants, Morganton Office, (828) 828-0531
Solid Waste & Streets
Residential Solid Waste collection is provided by Garbage Disposal Service. The Town of Drexel provides street and sidewalk maintenance, leaf collection, residential yard waste disposal, and bulk item disposal.
Water & Electric
The Town of Drexel purchases its water from the City of Morganton. The Town operates 2 elevated tanks for a daily storage capacity of 1.0 MGD. The Town of Drexel is also a public power community and a member of North Carolina Municipal Power Agency I. We provide electric service to 1200 customers.