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

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

The City of Kannapolis is in North Carolina with Winston-Salem to the northeast, Concord to the south, Charlotte and Huntersville to the southwest.

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.

Kannapolis Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.kannapolisnc.gov/garbage

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

Collection of garbage, recycling, bulky items, white goods, and e-waste occurs on all holidays EXCEPT Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. For those two holidays, collection will occur on a one-day delay for the remainder of the week to include a Saturday pick-up. 

Yard waste, limbs, and loose leaves are collected by City crews.  There will not be any yard waste, limb, or loose leaf collection on any of the following holidays observed by the City: 

  • New Year’s Day (January 2, 2023)
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 16, 2023)
  • Good Friday (April 7, 2023)
  • Memorial Day (May 29, 2023)
  • Independence Day (July 4, 2023)
  • Labor Day (September 4, 2023)
  • Veterans Day (November 10, 2023)
  • Thanksgiving Holiday (November 23 and 24, 2023)
  • Christmas (December 22, 25, and 26, 2023)  

Kannapolis Trash Collection Map

Kannapolis Trash Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.kannapolisnc.gov/garbage for find the collection day for your bulk waste.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Five yard limit in size
  • White Goods– major household electronic appliances such as refrigerators, washing machines, clothes dryers, air conditioners, water heaters, ovens and stoves
  • E-Waste– electronics such as computers and televisions

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Hazardous waste, dead animals and medications.

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 Kannapolis 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: https://www.kannapolisnc.gov/Portals/0/Departments/Garbage%20and%20Recycling/Documents/2023%20Recycling%20Schedule.pdf

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Kannapolis?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.kannapolisnc.gov/garbage

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.kannapolisnc.gov/garbage

What time does trash collection start?

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

How can I contact the Kannapolis Public Works Department?


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