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.

Convenience Sites will also be closed on: 

July 4: Closed for Holiday  (Roadside Recycling NOT affected)

July 17: Closed for In-Service Training (Roadside Recycling NOT affected)


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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 does not sell Compost Bins.

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