Overview & Pickup Schedule

The Town of Huntersville provides household garbage, yard waste and recycling collection as a service to residents. Solid waste and recycling collection is handled by a private contractor, Waste Connections of the Carolinas.

  • Each residence has a one grey container (household garbage), one green container (yard waste) and one blue container (recycling). 
  • Household and yard waste are collected once a week on the same day. Recycling is collected bi-weekly (A week/B week) on the same day. See the maps listed below or visit the GeoPortal to learn about your collection day.
  • All containers must be curbside by 7:00am on your collection day. Waste Connections is not responsible if your container is not curbside.
  • Trash and recycling services are paid through taxes. Residents may purchase additional containers for a fee by contacting Waste Connections.
  • Do not place household hazardous waste, hot coals or charcoal in your curbside containers.
  • Residents should contact Waste Connections at 704-596-9428 regarding any issues with trash/recycling/yard waste services or containers. For ongoing issues please contact the Public Works Department at 704-875-7007

The Town also offers a bulk/brush service for an additional fee. 

*Waste Connections observes the following Holidays: New Years Day, Christmas Day and Thanksgiving Day

Waste Connections schedule does not coincide with the Town of Huntersville's Holiday schedule.

Pickup Schedules