The Citizen's Convenience Center accepts a variety of residential solid waste, recycling and yard waste for proper disposal. Commercial use and waste from private contractors including landscape/garden companies, is prohibited. The center does not allow residents to unload from box trucks/U-Haul type vans. See below for accepted and unaccepted materials.

Operating Hours




 Mon. – Fri.

   8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

   8 a.m. – 7 p.m.


   8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

   8 a.m. – 6 p.m.


   1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

   1 p.m. – 6 p.m.


   8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

   8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

 *Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Day.

Accepted Materials

  • Household bagged garbage - no fee
  • Bulky trash such as furniture, mattresses, box springs, grills, other broken household items; no fee.
  • Appliances for recycling; fees may apply. To keep our community and crews safe, please secure or remove doors on all appliances such as refrigerators and freezers.
  • Residential yard waste: Limbs must be smaller than 6 inches in diameter, no limit on length of limb.
  • Residential electronics for recycling as follows:
  1.  Misc. electronics such as DVD/VCR/Printers/Audio speakers; No fee
  2. *Electronic items (Monitor/TVs/Laptop): $10 fee per electronic item
    *An "electronic item" includes television, monitor or laptop and may be bundled with one or all of the following: cased CPU, keyboard, mouse.

Don't see it on our list? Check Chatham County Facilities or Wake County facilities for disposal options or search your material here and find out where to take it.

Materials Not Accepted

  • Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)  Take HHW to one of the following sites:

Chatham HHW Collection Events;  every third Saturday of the month.   

Wake HHW acceptable materials can be taken to the following Monday - Saturday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.: 

North Wake Solid Waste Management Facility
9307 Deponie Drive

South Wake Solid Waste Management Facility
6130 Old Smithfield Rd.