Recycling Center Information

The solid waste department consists of two unmanned convenience centers, three manned convenience centers (located outside the landfill) and the Roaring River Landfill / convenience center. The solid waste department is available to all residents within Wilkes County.

It shall be unlawful to place waste in any place other than the designated area. Any attempts will be reported to the NC Department of Environmental and Natural Resources. Landfill users must unload only in the area designated by the Landfill Manager. The hauler and/or waste generator will be responsible for removal and clean-up of all wastes unloaded in an undesignated area.

View solid waste locations.

Landfill locations map

Public Notice

North Carolina State Law requires that you tarp your load in transport to a disposal facility.
The Solid Waste Department does not accept any hazardous or liquid waste.