Curbside Garbage Collections

Thanksgiving Holiday Office/Curbside Schedule Changes

All Waste Management operations are closed on Thursday, November 26.   

  • Garbage and recycling collections normally scheduled for Thursday, November 26, will be collected on Friday, November 27. 
  • Garbage and recycling collections normally scheduled for Friday, November 27, will be collected Saturday, November 28.  

Most operations, including the VPPSA Compost Facility,  Goodwin Neck Transfer Station and Citizen Drop-off for recycling and/or garbage disposal will follow normal operating hours on Friday, November 27 and Saturday, November 28.

For more information on the garbage and recycling collection schedule, call Waste Management at (757) 890-3780.

Curbside Garbage and Recycling Rates

Monthly Rates

For more information about recycling or other Waste Management programs, or if you would like to subscribe to the County’s Curbside Solid Waste Collections program, please contact the Waste Management Division at 757-890-3780, Monday through Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., or via our online Customer Service Request Portal.

Residents interested in curbside garbage collection should note the following: 

  • Available to all single family homes, and some eligible trailer homes, town-homes, and small businesses
  • Residents who subscribe to the County-offered program may bring household waste and/or construction debris to the Waste Management Center’s Transfer Station and citizen drop-off center free of charge.
  • Subscribers may also schedule a bulk pickup for furniture or appliances at no additional charge.
  • Please do not place construction material in your trash receptacle.
  • Contractors, residents from other localities and County residents who do not subscribe to the County’s curbside collection program who bring waste to York County’s Transfer Station will be charged a tipping fee of $56.23 per ton (prorated by weight with a minimum fee of $7 for the first 260 pounds for York County and Poquoson residents).  
  • Subscribing contractors who wish to deliver materials from their personal residences must contact the York County Waste Management Center at 890-3780 at least one week in advance to allow staff to inspect the material to be delivered while still on the grounds of the residence. This is required to ensure that the materials being brought to the transfer station are in fact residential and not commercial in nature.
  • Service Charges
  • Determine your Garbage Collection Day
  • Program Guidelines 
  • Additional services can be provided at your request, however you will need to call the Waste Management Center to tailor the service to your needs.   

For additional information or to schedule a bulk collection, call the Waste Management Center at 890-3780 or use the Customer Service Request Portal