Garbage and Recycling services are handled by Waste Pro. Their phone number is 228.818.5393.

Click here to view the Garbage Route for the City of Ocean Springs

Click here to view Waste Pro’s Recycling Information

We maintain three 30-yard roll-off dumpsters for City residents to dispose of yard trash at our Public Works Complex on Pine Drive. No household garbage is accepted, and it is FREE of charge.

Residents can also dispose of rubbish at the Jackson County Landfill (Seaman Rd) FREE of charge.

Click Here to view the Jackson County Landfill’s information.

The Public Works Department runs trash trucks through the neighborhoods the day after your scheduled Waste Pro pick-up. Please be advised that this schedule will alter due to holidays and any other unforeseen circumstances.

Please note that not all items are eligible for pick-up.

Click here to view our Ordinances as it relates to trash/debris pick-up.

Click here to view a detailed list of information on trash/debris pick-up.

Street Lights
If there is a light out on your street or in your neighborhood please report the outage directly to your power company. For all other light outage issues, please contact Public Works at 228.875.3955.

Singing River Electric Power Association
Phone: 228.497.1313

Click here to report a power outage to Singing River Power Association.

Mississippi Power Company
Residential Customer Care
24 hrs / 7 days

Power Outage Reporting

Click here to report a power outage to Mississippi Power Company

Animals on Roadways
Dead animals on City right of way are picked up by this department. For issues with live animals, please contact Animal Control at 228.875.2211 or complete the Animal Control Form online by clicking here.

Before you Dig
Protect yourselves and your property against all underground utility damage and liability (not just City utilities such as water and wastewater pipes. Call 811 before you dig to find out where the underground utility lines might be buried. The service is free and it’s the law. Go to to find out more.

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1800, Ocean Springs, MS 39566-1800
Delivery Address: 1018 Porter Avenue, Ocean Springs, MS 39564