To Operate and maintain existing public infrastructure; plan capital improvement projects, protect public health and safety and to assure the community is provided with safe,
sustainable and financially sound system for potable water distribution, wastewater collection and treatment and storm water management.

Brent Dean



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Ph: 910.285.2812 | Fx: 910.285.7224


838 Old Wilmington Rd.
Wallace, NC 28466


Monday – Friday
7:30am – 4:00pm

Services Provided

  • Potable Water
  • Sewer/Wastewater Treatment
  • Storm water system
  • Road repair/ Paving
  • Street Sweeping


  • Town grounds and Maintenance

Street Department


Our goal is to provide the Town with safe streets to travel, efficient storm water removal and to keep all town right of ways neat and clean.


  • Pothole patching
  • Crack sealing
  • Asphalt paving
  • Street cleaning
  • Snow and ice removal from streets
  • Alley grading
  • Alley grading
  • Unplugging drains or sumps
  • Stormwater drainage
  • Facility maintenance
  • Street construction projects
  • Maintenance of State routes within the Town
Wade Sholar
Public Works Supervisor

Recycling Services

The Town of Wallace recycling sites have been closed. Duplin County has numerous sites available for citizens to drop off recyclables. see more.. 

Recycling Information

Water Department


To efficiently operate the Towns water supply system and provide an adequate, realistic, safe and palatable water supply to our customers incompliance with the Safe Water Act and State regulations.

Consumer Confidence Report


Jerry Ezzell

Wastewater Treatment Plant


Wallace WWTP

Mission Statement: To receive and efficiently treat the raw sewage so that once discharged to the receiving waters so that it will not impact them in a negative way.

Annual Report for the Wastewater Treatment Works/Wastewater System

Mercury Reduction Outreach


Lisa Cottle
Waste water Treatment Plant ORC

Sewer Collections


To efficiently operate the Towns Sanitary Sewer System so that the raw sewage is delivered to the Wastewater Treatment Plant in a effective and safe manor.
Andy Raynor
Distribution & Collection System Supervisor

Fats, Oil, and Greases - FOG

Sanitation Department

Garbage and Yard Waste

The Town of Wallace provide garbage andy yard waste services to its residents and businesses. Tons of Trash is a privately own company that the Town uses to contracts with to provide these services. The following pick up schedule for these services are:
  • Tuesday: Residental garbage pick up
  • Thursday: Residential yard waste pick up
Businesses that have dumpster pick up has there owned schedule day of pick up based own how many dumps they need for there business.

Big Trash Day

Town of Wallace provides Big Trash day once a quarter. This is done on the first Thursday starting in February, May, August, and November. All items should be placed at curbside by 7am on the day of pickup. Such items that can be pick up are home furnishings, appliances, etc. We can not accept batteries, paint, tires, and building materials(ex. shingles, wood, etc.) If you have any questions, please contact the public works department at 910-285-2812.
Brent Dean
Public Services Director

Peggy Updike
Administrative Assistant

Utility System Information

  • 6 Water Wells
  • 3 elevated Water Tanks and 1 Ground Storage Tank
  • 23 Sewer Lift Stations
  • 60+ miles of permitted Sewer Lines
  • 5.42 Million Gallons a Day Wastewater Treatment Plant


Contact the Wallace Police Department – 910.285.2126
Brent Dean Public Services Director

Peggy Updike Public Services Admin