Solid Waste, Recycling, and Litter Control

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 City of Durham Residents: Please visit to learn about the services offered in your area.

Holiday and Closing Information 

All Convenience Sites are closed on the 1st Thursday of each month from 12:30pm-3:00pm.



Rougemont Site will remain CLOSED on Friday 1/19.

Bahama Site will open at 12:00pm on Friday 1/19.

Parkwood and Redwood Sites will open at 11am on Friday 1/19.

Thursday A pick up has been moved to Friday, and Friday's pick up has been moved to Saturday, road conditions permitting.


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Durham County provides waste reduction and recycling services for the citizens of unincorporated Durham County. Click on the links below for information about our programs.

Note: Durham County General Services is currently out of stock of Compost Bins.

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