Hurricane Florence Update

Sept. 16: Garbage and recycling will be collected on a normal schedule next week. The Citizen's Convenience Center at 313 N. Dixon Ave. will be closed Sunday, Sept. 16, but will resume normal hours Monday.


The Citizen's Convenience Center accepts 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. 

Operating Hours

 DAY

 OCTOBER - MARCH

 APRIL - SEPTEMBER

 Mon. – Fri.

   8 a.m.–5 p.m.

   8 a.m.–7 p.m.

 Sat.

   8 a.m.–5 p.m.

   8 a.m.–6 p.m.

 Sun.

   1 p.m.–5 p.m.

   1 p.m.–6 p.m.

 Holidays*

   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 - furniture, mattresses, box springs, grills, toilets, 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:
  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 FacilitiesWake County Facilities , or search your material here for disposal options. 

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.