Garbage, Recycling & Yard Waste

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During the COVID-19 pandemic, trash and recycling pickup continues, and special collections such as bulk pick up are available by request (with the exception of mattresses and box springs). Citizens residing in locations with backyard services will need to move their materials to the curb for collection. Call 311 with questions or inquiries about Curbside Assistance. For more information, visit Curbside Collection.

Cary Collects: Find Your Schedule and Search Materials

Sanitation Fee - $19.50 per month 

The Town collects household garbage weekly at the curb on the same day as yard waste collection.

Recycling is collected every other week for all Town of Cary solid waste customers and individually owned multi-family complexes. 

Yard Waste
Yard waste is collected weekly on your regular garbage collection day. Get details on proper yard waste set-out. 

Town-wide Loose Leaf Collection Program

The Citizen's Convenience Center
Accepts residential solid waste, recycling and yard waste for proper disposal.


Call 311
Submit a Request