The Solid Waste Department has full time employees that operate the two garbage sites the county owns. They are responsible for maintaining 32 dumpsites located throughout the county. They also are responsible for dumping the dumpsters at 50 private businesses. For a total of 325 dumpsters throughout the county.
County’s Disposal Site is located at 20th Street and Joyner Rd. The disposal site is open: Mon-Sat 7 AM to 7 PM and Sundays from 1 PM to 7 PM.
City Landfill is located at 1593 6th Ave NW. Their phone number is 377-7778, ext. 166. City Landfill hours are Mon-Fri 7 AM to 4 PM
*Both sites are closed on major holidays*
Please remember that our dumpsites are meant for household garbage only. Please see the RED link below for more information on how to dispose/manage hazardous waste. If you still have questions, please call our office.
Stanley Elkins, Road Superintendent/Solid Waste Director
Office: (229) 377-4602
Fax: (229) 377-0348