Franklin Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Maps)

We’re here to help you find the Franklin trash pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

The City of Franklin is in Tennessee with Nashville and Hendersonville to the north, Huntsville to the south, Murfreesboro to the east.

If there’s a change to your normal trash collection schedule then there’s a good chance your street sweeping schedule has changed too so make sure to check for updates.

Franklin Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • New Year’s Day (Jan. 2, 2023 – observed)
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Good Friday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day – 4th of July
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Day (December 22, 2023 – observed)
  • New Year 2024 

There will be no service on these holidays. 

Services will resume on the next working day and continue a day behind through the rest of the week.

Franklin Trash Collection Map

Franklin Trash Pickup Schedule Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit:

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Beds, couches, chairs, desks, and mattresses.

Large Appliances, or “White Goods,” include such items as refrigerators, freezers, washing machines, dryers, small appliances, and water heaters.

To arrange a pick-up for bulky items, please call Sanitation and Environmental Services at (615) 794-1516.

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Medical waste, vehicle parts, paint, rocks, dirt, oil, ammunition or yard waste, construction materials

Have bulky items the city won’t pick up? You need a junk removal service.

If you have large items that the city won’t take from you, you may need to hire a junk removal service.

Junk removal services are not be as picky about the items they’re collecting so if the city won’t take the item, this may be your best bet. There’s usually a fee involved with junk removal but most companies can tell you ahead of time approximately what it’s going to cost.

There are a number of junk removal services in Franklin and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2023

Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar:

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Franklin?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit:

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit:

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 7:00 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Franklin Sanitation and Environment Services?

Phone: (615) 794-1516

Hours:  7:00 am and 4:00 pm (Monday through Friday)

Email: [email protected]

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