Solid Waste

The City of Fayetteville has a contract with GFL (formerly Waste Industries) for the collection of solid waste and recyclable materials from single-family houses and duplex residential units inside the City limits.

Collection takes place Monday through Friday. Different streets get picked up on different days. Contact GFL Customer Service at 770-474-9273 to verify which streets are serviced on which days.

PLEASE NOTE: Effective the Week of June 6, 2022, City of Fayetteville solid waste and recycling customers will be served on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Click here to download the Streets and Service Days document to determine what day your solid waste and recycling will be collected (PDF)

Recycling services are offered on the same collection days every other week. See the charts below to determine which weeks recycling services are offered. To initiate recycling services, contact GFL Customer Service.

Find the Waste Industries Information attachment below for detailed information about garbage and recyclables pick up. During holiday weeks, the schedule for all customers on or following the holiday will move to the next day. If the holiday falls in the middle or end of the week only customers on and following that day will be affected.

Yard waste including limbs, leaves and grass, are not picked up by the City or our service provider. Yard waste can be disposed at the Fayette County Transfer Station, 221 First Manassas Mile Road, Fayetteville, open Monday through Saturday, 8 am to 4:30 pm, except New Years Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas day. Call 770-719-1183 for additional information, including fees.

You can also visit Earth 911 to locate a Recycling Facility. Fluorescent light bulbs can be recycled at The Home Depot Customer Service in their Fayetteville store in the Fayette Pavilion shopping center.