List of materials accepted at the county dump

COUNTY DUMPS OPEN

The North Dump is located on Highway 27 East, just past Sojourner Trucking and Bankhead Lane.
The South Dump is located on Cline Road. Take Martinsville Road to Tyson Rd, then left onto Dixie Garden Road, then right onto Cline Road.
Everyone using the dumps is asked to follow these guidelines about where to put certain types of trash. The county dumps are closely scrutinized by the Department of Environmental Quality and any violations can result in hefty fines which must be paid out of your tax dollars.

MATERIAL ALLOWED IN TRASH PIT

Chips, flowers, tree limbs, leaves and grass, concrete, brick, stone, charcoal, paper, books, magazines, clothing

 

MATERIAL ALLOWED IN DUMPSTERS

Paper and cardboard, aluminum chairs with plastic strips, floor covering, carpet and carpet pad, plastic, glass, televisions, concrete brick or stone, grass, leaves, flowers and tree limbs (cut up), clothing, furniture – couch, chairs, mattresses, wooden or plastic bed frames

MATERIALS THAT MUST BE STACKED BESIDE DUMPSTERS

Iron, steel, bed frames, bicycles, appliances such as refrigerators, stoves, freezers, washers dryers, small appliances; lawn care equipment, air or gas tanks

MATERIALS NOT ALLOWED IN DUMP OR DUMPSTERS

Sawdust, motor or transmission oils, pallets, asbestos, paint, volatile liquids, wood paneling, flooring, shingles or roofing materials, sheet rock or other construction site waste, food or kitchen waste, pesticides or herbicides, vehicle tires, vehicle batteries
For this event only:  Tires, batteries, empty gas tanks and canisters, empty paint cans and empty pesticide containers may be placed beside the dumpsters.  This DOES NOT include used motor oil.
Please make sure to place these items in separate piles.  The Sheriff’s Inmate Litter Collection Team will collect and  dispose of these items properly.
If you have any questions about any specific material, please contact the Board of Supervisors.