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Construction of truck scale begins at McFarland-Delano Transfer Station

Construction is underway for a truck scale at the McFarland-Delano Transfer Station. This project consists of installing and furnishing a truck scale and painting traffic stripes and pavement markings.

District 4 Supervisor David Couch's office also received complaints about dusty roads at the McFarland-Delano Transfer Station. Public Works has arranged for a water trailer to be in operation to help settle the dust.

The Removing and Preventing Illegal Dumping team cleaned up 76 dump sites in District 4 during the month of November. About 500 dump sites were cleaned up in 2020.

To report potholes or illegal dumping sites, contact the District 4 office at 661-868-3680 or email Residents can also contact Kern County Public Works directly at 661-862-5000 or by visiting

Zachary Wakefield is a field representative for District 4 Supervisor David Couch.