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Pick-Up Schedule/Missed Pickup

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Solid Waste & Recycle Collection

Trash and recycling are collected weekly. If you are unsure of the day of your collection, please see our Route List. The only holidays observed by Waste Industries are Thanksgiving and Christmas at which time service will be backed up one day. All other holidays are serviced on your normal collection day.

Yard Waste Collection

Yard waste is collected twice each month on Wednesdays for all routes. During months containing five weeks, no yard waste will be collected on the fifth week.

The Wednesday yard waste pick-up schedule is as follows:

  • Thursday and Friday Routes - collected on the first and third Wednesdays each month
  • Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday Routes - collected on the second and fourth Wednesdays each month

Missed Pickup

Please report any missed pickups as soon as possible using Report a Concern, or contacting us at: 919-463-7070 or

In situations where yard waste was missed, please report the missed pickup no later than the following Tuesday to ensure the collection of the missed yard waste.

If you have any questions, please contact the Solid Waste line at 919-463-7070.

PLEASE TAKE NOTE: All residents receiving curbside solid waste services must have trash carts, recycling containers, and yard waste items curbside and ready for pick-up no later than 7:00 a.m. on designated pick-up days.