Our Solid Waste Team provides waste disposal and recycling drop-off services to residents and businesses in Wake County, along with award-winning education programs. Last year, the South Wake Landfill accepted 530,741 tons of garbage, and our Waste & Recycling facilities recycled 40,751 tons of materials!
Christmas Eve Closure Notice
PLEASE NOTE: All convenience centers, the East Wake Household Hazardous Waste Facility and the East Wake Multi-Material Recycling Facility will all be closed on Sunday, Dec. 24, 2023 (Christmas Eve).
Sorry, no events are currently scheduled in this category.
Customer Support – General Information
919-856-7400 Monday - Friday
Phone Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Solid Waste Director
John Roberson, P.E.
All facilities are closed on New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve (at noon) and Christmas Day.