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Garbage and Recycling

​​​​​​311 call center ho​urs 
Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Closed on weekends and City-recognized holidays

Outside of regular business hours, callers can report water, sewer, storm water and animal emergencies via an automated service that dispatches assistance.​ 

Collection Day Information

To verify your collection day, visit the GeoPortal system. Enter your address in the search field and then click on the Services tab.

Make a Request

Bulky item pick-up
Dead animal collection
Recycle carts


City drain blockage
High weeds, grass and junk in yard
Report a Litterbug

Garbage and Recycling
City of Charlotte Residential Garbage and Recycling

Services available to citizens residing within city limits of Charlotte.



Residential - Other Communities

Services available to Mecklenburg County residents who lives outside of the City of Charlotte. 

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