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Hickory Trash Schedule 2024 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

We’re here to help you find the Hickory trash pickup schedule for 2024 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

The City of Hickory is in North Carolina with Mooresville, Cornelius, and Huntersville to the southeast, Asheville to the southwest, Winston-Salem to the northeast.

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.

Hickory Trash Collection Calendar 2024

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.hickorync.gov/residential-recycling

Trash Pick Up Holidays

The Solid Waste Division and its services (garbage, recycling, yard waste, and leaf collection) will continue without interruption.

Hickory Trash Collection Map

Hickory Trash Collection Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2024

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.hickorync.gov/residential-recycling

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Plastic Bottles, tubs, jugs and jars
  • Metal All cans
  • Glass Bottles and jars
  • Paper All paper, cartons and cardboard

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Car batteries
  • Ceramic items
  • Clothing or textiles
  • Diapers
  • Disposable cups (plastic and coffee)
  • Electronics
  • Food/liquids
  • Frozen food boxes
  • Household glass
  • Medical waste
  • Hazardous waste
  • Plastic bags
  • Scrap metal/wood
  • Shredded paper
  • Styrofoam
  • Tanglers
  • Tires
  • Toys

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 Hickory and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2024

Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar: https://www.hickorync.gov/residential-recycling

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Hickory?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.hickorync.gov/residential-recycling

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.hickorync.gov/residential-recycling

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 7 am. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Hickory Public Works Department?


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