Garbage, Green Waste & Recycling Collection


Garbage and recycling generated by city residents and some businesses is collected by the Solid Waste Division. The City also collects green waste (grass clippings, brush, leaves) from residences. Here is a quick reference to what we can and can't collect.


Regular garbage bin collection


Yard waste

Leaf collection


Hazardous materials

Building materials


Tree stumps


Fuel or oil tanks

Computers or TVs


Bin Request

Who To Know

2019 Solid Waste Holiday Schedule 

Garbage & Recycling pickup will run as scheduled for all holidays in 2019 except:

Memorial Day, May 27

Regular 2nd & 4th Monday Recycling Schedule

Independence Day

Regular Thursday Garbage Schedule

Labor Day, September 2

Regular 1st & 3rd Monday Recycling Schedule

Thursday November 28 No Collection.  Will collect on Friday November 29
Friday November 29 garbage will be collected on Saturday November 30

Tuesday December 24: Regular garbage schedule
December 25: No collection. Garbage will be collected on Thursday, December 26
Thursday December 26: Garbage will be collected on Friday December 27
Friday December 27: Garbage will be collected on Saturday December 28

New Years Day:

All routes to run as usual


Where To Find Us

Public Services Building
801 Union Street
Spartanburg, SC 29302