Solid Waste, Recycling, and Litter Control


City of Durham Residents: Please visit to learn about the services offered in your area.

 Holiday and Closing Information for Durham County Convenience Sites: 

Friday 12/23 OPEN 7AM-1PM 

Saturday 12/24 CLOSED

Monday 12/26 CLOSED

Tuesday 12/27 OPEN 7AM-1PM

Monday 1/2/17 CLOSED

Thursday 1/5/17 CLOSED 12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Monday 1/16/17 CLOSED (MLK)

Roadside Recycling will not be impacted by the Christmas, New Year, or MLK holidays.  City residents should check with the City of Durham. 

Sign up for our email list (link below)!  We send out updates as delays and closings happen.  Make sure to select your pick up route (A North of the Eno or B South of the Eno) to receive information about your collection.

Durham County provides waste reduction and recycling services for the citizens of unincorporated Durham County. Click on the links below for information about our programs.

Note: Durham County General Services is currently out of stock of Compost Bins.

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