Departments

The Town of Elon provide the following services for our citizens:

Waste Collection and Recycling: This service is provided by our Public Works Department. Waste Collection is a contracted service and pick up occurs every Tuesday. Recycling is also a contracted service and occurs every other Wednesday. The 2024 Collection Schedule contains all of the dates you need to know. You can download a copy from the link or pick up a copy at Town Hall.

Water and Sewer: Learn more about how to access the water and sewer services from the Town.

Fire Operations: “A Few Serving Many” – The Fire Department provides emergency fire and medical service to the Town of Elon and adjacent communities.

Police: “To Protect and Serve” – The Police Department is the law enforcement agency for the Town of Elon.

Planning and Zoning: The Planning and Zoning Department is your go to place for building permits and land use questions. Call them first when you want to build anything from a shed to a subdivision.

Recreation and Parks: The Recreation and Parks Department maintains and programs the two parks in the Town of Elon: Beth Schmidt Park and Lawrence Slade Park.

Downtown Elon: The vibrant center of Elon is Downtown Elon. You will find restaurants, retail, entertainment, gathering spaces, outdoor dining, and public art for your enjoyment.

Tax Collection: Our Tax Collector can help you understand your property tax bill and help you pay it.

Our staff are excited to have you as a member of the community. If you have any questions, contact us at 336.584.3601.