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Rocky Mount Trash Schedule 2024 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

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

The City of Rocky Mount is in North Carolina with Greenville to the southeast, Wilson to the south, Wake Forest to the west.

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.

Rocky Mount Trash Collection Calendar 2024

For normal trash collections schedules, visit: https://rockymountnc.gov/environmental-services/

Trash Pick Up Holidays

In observance of Christmas and New Year’s Day, Rocky Mount Public Works will collect garbage, recycling items and yard waste by regular schedule except for Dec. 25 and Jan. 1.

Rocky Mount Trash Collection Map

Rocky Mount Trash Collection Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2024

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://rockymountnc.gov/environmental-services/

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Furniture/Mattresses and Box Springs
  • Window/Mirrors (with glass taped and “X” marked on both sides so that it does not shatter when collected.
  • Lawn Equipment (drain oil and gas from discarded lawn mowers, weed eaters)
  • A maximum of two automobile tires will be collected.

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Dirt/Rocks
  • Concrete/Concrete Blocks/Bricks
  • Hazardous/Flammable Material
  • Loose Ashes/Loose Sawdust
  • Roofing Shingles
  • Car Parts/Batteries
  • Logs or Stumps
  • Closed Containers (such as oil drums)
  • Propane/Oxygen Cylinders
  • Tires from Commercial Establishments
  • Large Truck or Farm Tires

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 Rocky Mount 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://rockymountnc.gov/environmental-services/

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Rocky Mount?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://rockymountnc.gov/environmental-services/

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://rockymountnc.gov/environmental-services/

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 Rocky Mount Public Works Department?

252 467-4800, option 7

Did we miss anything?

Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Rocky Mount trash pickup schedule. We strive to provide the most up to date information so please let us know if you need anything else.

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