Solid Waste, Recycling, and Litter Control


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

 2015 Holiday Schedule

Convenience Sites:

11/26: CLOSED
11/28: CLOSED
12/3: CLOSED from 10:30am-2:30pm
12/24: CLOSING early at 1pm
12/25: CLOSED
12/26: CLOSING early at 1pm
1/18: CLOSED

Roadside Recycling
Collection scheduled for Thursday 11/26 will occur on Wednesday 11/25.
Collection scheduled for Friday 12/25 will occur on Wednesday 12/23.
Collection scheduled for Friday 1/1 will occur on Wednesday, 12/30.


Join 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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