Separate Bulk Item Pickup forms will be used for brush pick-up and for major appliance/large garbage pick-up. Information on fees for the pick-up service is below.
Separate forms and categories correspond to the types of pickup and disposal necessary for each item. To schedule a bulk item pickup, visit Town Hall to complete a Brush Pickup or Major Appliance/Garbage Pickup form. Forms may be printed from this page and brought to Town Hall to save time. Contact Town Hall if you have any additional questions at 704-875-6541. Note: Construction debris will not be collected.
Forms and fee information for Town pickup can be found here:
• Bulk Item Pickup Form for Brush
• Bulk Item Pickup Form for Major Appliance / Large Garbage / Furniture
Residents are also welcome to take bulk items, garbage and yard debris to the North Mecklenburg Recycling Center, but may be subject to disposal fees. The North Mecklenburg Recycling Center is located at 12300 North Statesville Road in Huntersville and is open Monday through Saturday from 7am to 4pm. For more information about the North Mecklenburg Recycling Center and Yard Waste Center and its policies, contact them at (704) 875-1563.
For disposal of construction debris and items not accepted at the North Mecklenburg Recycling Center, items can be taken to the North Mecklenburg Landfill for a fee. The facility is located at 15300 Holbrooks Road in Huntersville and is open Monday through Friday from 7am to 5pm and on Saturday from 7am to 12pm. Additional information on the North Mecklenburg Landfill or you can contact them by phone at 704-875-3367. County residents can take materials to the Foxhole landfill located at 17131 Lancaster Highway in southern Mecklenburg County.
Several private service providers offer trash and large item pickup for a fee in the Town. Listed below are three of those service providers.
Fees for brush pickup are determined based on the size of the brush pile. A single brush pile of 10-feet long by 10-feet wide by 5-feet high will be picked up for $40. Each additional brush pile of 10-feet long by 10-feet wide by 5-feet high will be picked up for $40. Brush can be cut in lengths of up to 10 feet. Only the size of the pile for which the fee has been paid will be picked up.
Major Appliance/Large Garbage/Furniture Pickup – 1 Form, 4 Categories of Pickup
Pickup of major appliances/furniture/garbage/etc., now falls into one of four categories. Separate fees are charged for each category of items. For example, pick up of a refrigerator and a mattress would result in a fee of $40 + $40 = $80.
Category 1 items include: washer, dryer, refrigerator, stove, window unit air conditioner, pressure washer, water heater, dishwasher, outdoor grill, metal outdoor furniture, metal swing set, exercise equipment, lawnmower, etc. Up to 2 items from this category will be picked up for a fee of $40. Each additional item is $20.
Category 2 items include: standard sofa/loveseat, 2 recliners/chairs, wooden dining table, 2 coffee or end tables, TV or lamp, non-metal exercise equipment, up to 4 bags or boxes of trash, sink/toilet/fiberglass tub, mattress, box spring, dresser/desk/hutch, microwave, non-metal outdoor furniture (table and two chairs). Up to two items from this category will be picked up for a fee of $40. Each additional item is $25.
Category 3 items include: sectional sofa, hot tub, piano, wooden swing set/large playground equipment. Pickup of each of these items $40.
Category 4 items include any “other” items not included in one of the three categories. Residents should list and note the quantity of those “other” items and contact the Huntersville Public Works department for pricing.
Construction debris will not be collected.
To schedule a bulk item pickup, visit Town Hall to complete a Brush Pickup Form or Major Appliance/Garbage Pickup Form. Forms may be printed from this page and brought to Town Hall to save time. Contact Town Hall if you have any additional questions at 704-875-6541.
Residents are also welcome to take bulk items, garbage and yard debris to the North Mecklenburg Recycling Center, but may be subject to tipping fees. For more information about the North Mecklenburg Recycling Center and Yard Waste Center and its policies, contact them at (704) 432-1936.