Solid Waste Management Department

The City of Durham Solid Waste Management Department is responsible for the collections and processing of residential solid waste, recycling, bulky items, and subscriber-based yard waste services. 

  1. Solid Waste weather impacts - Jan 29

    Due to expected poor weather, the Waste Disposal and Recycling Center at 2115 E. Club Blvd will be closed on Saturday, January 29. We hope to reopen as normal on Monday, weather permitting. Live tree collections at the parks is also canceled for Saturday. Read on...
  2. Live Tree Disposal Options

    There are several options for dropping off live trees for free beginning in early January. They will be accepted at the City’s Waste Disposal and Recycling Center, located at 2115 E. Club Blvd., beginning Monday, January 3 until Saturday, February 5. Read on...
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For Solid Waste Management questions and issues use the searchable guide below, or contact Durham One Call online or by calling (919) 560-1200.