Recycling

THE CITY NOW PROVIDES COLLECTION EVERY OTHER WEEK OF BULKY ITEMS, WHITE GOODS, AND E-WASTE THE SAME DAY AS RECYCLING COLLECTION.  To find out your pick-up day, click here and enter your address.

Recycling, bulky items, white goods, and e-waste collection will occur on ALL holidays EXCEPT Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. For those two holidays, collection will occur on a one-day delay for the remainder of the week to include a Saturday pick up. 

In the event of a missed pickup (not due to a holiday or posted delay), please call the Public Works Department at (704) 920-4200 within 24-hours.

Recycling Reminders

  • Recycling should be placed in your 96-gallon rollout carts with the YELLOW lid.  

  • DO NOT MIX GARBAGE WITH RECYCLING.  IT WILL NOT BE COLLECTED.

  • To request a 2nd recycling cart, please call the Public Works Department at (704) 920-4200.

  • Put your recycling rollout container at the curb the night before your collection day and remove empty rollout containers from the curb no later than 7 a.m. the day after collection day.

Additional Information

For more information on recycling, please visit www.recycleoftenrecycleright.com