The City offers trash collection to over 83,000 residential and business locations. If you have issues or questions about your collection, including:

  • Missed Collections
  • New Service
  • Appliance Pickup
  • Customer Service
  • Trash Collection Schedule
  • Holiday Collection Schedule
  • Solid Waste Regulations
  • Recycling
  • Yard Waste
  • Bulk Collection

Report the issue through our online web tool GSO Collects, or download the app on the iOS or Google Play stores or call 336-373-CITY (2489). 

Items that should never be put in your trash container include:

  • Yard waste 
  • Household hazardous waste, such as paint, gasoline, antifreeze, and batteries. Take these items to the HHW Collection Center
  • Electronic waste, such as televisions, laptops, printers, and phones. Take these items to the HHW Collection Center
  • Tires
  • Wooden pallets

White Street Landfill & Solid Waste Transfer Station

Holiday Collection Schedule - Your collection schedule may change during holiday weeks.

Education - To learn how solid waste is managed in Greensboro, request an educational program or tour the Solid Waste Transfer Station, White Street Landfill and/or ReCommunity recycling center by filling out this form.

Solid Waste Regulations - Questions about solid waste ordinances should be sent to Business Development Specialist Team

Assistance Needed? If you have a disability or difficulty moving your residential trash container to and from the curb, contact the City's Contact Center at 336-373-CITY (2489).

For all other questions, please call or email the Contact Center at 336-373-CITY (2489).