The Citizen's Convenience Center accepts a variety of residential solid waste, recycling and yard waste for proper disposal. Waste from private contractors is not accepted.

Location: 313 N. Dixon Ave. 
Contact: (919) 469-4090

Operating Hours

 DAY

 OCTOBER - MARCH

 APRIL - SEPTEMBER

 Mon. – Fri.

   8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

   8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

 Sat.

   8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

   8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

 Sun.

   1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

   1 p.m. – 6 p.m.

 Holidays*

   8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

   8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

 *Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Day.

Accepted Materials:

Household bagged garbage

Bulky trash such as old furniture and other broken household items. 

Appliances for recycling; fees may apply. To keep our community and crews safe, please secure or remove doors on all appliances such as refrigerators and freezers.

Residential yard waste and wood pallets Limbs must be smaller than 6 inches in diameter, no limit on length of limb.

Residential electronics for recycling as follows:

  • Misc. electronics such as DVD/VCR/Printers/Audio speakers; No fee
  • *Electronic item (Monitor/TVs/Laptop)  - $10 fee per electronic item
    *An "electronic item" includes: Television, monitor or laptop and may include one or all of the following: cased CPU, keyboard, mouse.

Residential recycling - accepted materials

Don't see it on our list? Check Wake County facilities for disposal options or search your material here and find out where to take it .

Materials Not Accepted

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)
Visit a Wake County HHW Collection Center below to drop off any of these Wake HHW acceptable materials.

North Wake Solid Waste Management Facility
9307 Deponie Drive
Monday-Saturday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

South Wake Solid Waste Management Facility
6130 Old Smithfield Rd.
Monday-Saturday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Contact Wake County: (919) 856-7400

See the full list of Materials not accepted at the Citizen's Convenience Center.