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, mattresses, box springs, grills and other broken household items;  no fee.
  • 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:
  1.  Misc. electronics such as DVD/VCR/Printers/Audio speakers; No fee
  2. *Electronic items (Monitor/TVs/Laptop): $10 fee per electronic item
    *An "electronic item" includes television, monitor or laptop and may be bundled with one or all of the following: cased CPU, keyboard, mouse.

Don't see it on our list? Check Chatham County Facilities or 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)

Chatham HHW Collection Events;  every third Saturday of the month.   

Wake HHW acceptable materials can be taken to these HHW facilities Monday - Saturday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.: 

North Wake Solid Waste Management Facility
9307 Deponie Drive

South Wake Solid Waste Management Facility
6130 Old Smithfield Rd.