Bulk Item Disposal
Wake County Convenience Center
Bulk items must be taken to an appropriate Wake County facility. The closest facility is the Wake County Convenience Center at 266 Aviation Parkway. They are open Monday - Sunday from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm.
Biannual Curbside Bulk Item Pick-Up
Examples of acceptable drop-off items include:
Examples of unacceptable drop-off items include:
Small scrap metal
Other recyclable materials
Washers / dryers
Computers (accepted at certain locations - view site)
Building materials (concrete, brick, pallets, etc)
Other non-recyclable items
The Public Works Department sponsors a bulk item pick-up twice each year, once in the fall and once in the spring. This service is free to all Morrisville residents currently receiving curbside residential solid waste services.
The Town's 2017 Spring bulk item pick-up is set for March 6 through March 10, 2017. During that special designated week, residents receiving residential curbside solid waste services may leave a total of five (5) acceptable bulk items curbside on their regular trash/recycling curbside pick-up day. All bulk items presented for pick-up must be curbside and ready for pick-up no later than 7:00 a.m. Please see below the updated lists of acceptable and unacceptable bulk items:
Examples of acceptable items (all must weigh under 100 pounds) are:
Examples of items that are not acceptable are:
Chairs, tables, sofas, and other furniture
Empty paint and pesticide containers (all containers must be visibly empty)
Grills - without propane tanks
Lawnmowers - with all fluids fully drained
Mattresses and box springs
Small scrap metal items
Building or construction materials - such as bricks, concrete, aluminum siding, old doors, fencing, etc.
Computer desktops, laptops, monitors or peripherals
Hazardous materials such as paint, batteries, motor oil, cooking oils, etc.
Propane, oxygen, helium tanks, etc.
Treated lumber, wood, and wood pallets
TVs (banned from landfills as of July 1, 2011)
White goods such as washing machines, dryers, refrigerators, stoves, etc.
Window air conditioners
Yard waste of any kind