Information from the Solid Waste Department

Current Status

Trinity Center transfer site is scheduled to be open on Monday 9/16 and Tuesday 9/17, but will be closed until that time due to staff shortages. We apologize for the inconvenience, and are working to resolve the issue with a longer range solution.

Please check back for updates concerning any closures past 9/17.

All other sites are open per their usual schedules.

At the Hayfork Transfer Station: metal and appliance collection areas are closed temporarily, as the areas have reached their capacity and are being scheduled for pick-up.


Please call us at 530-623-1326 or email us if you have questions or issues regarding your service.

Information and scheduled events

Common Household Hazardous Wastes

The annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection day is held the first Saturday of October each year at the following locations:  Weaverville transfer station and the Hayfork Library parking lot.
This year the events are scheduled for Oct 5, 9am to 2pm.

ACCEPTED ITEMS FOR DISPOSAL AT THE EVENT: Pesticides - Household cleaners - Ammonia - Disinfectants - Mercury - Poisons - Boric acid - Glues and adhesives - Herbicides - Cleaning fluids - Aerosol cans - antifreeze, and other automotive products - Paints - Thinners - Photographic chemicals - Gasoline & other fuels

ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED: Explosives - Radioactive Materials - Medical Wastes - Agricultural Waste - Large or Small Appliances - Electronic Waste - Tires or Trash

Sites Information


Recycling areas for brush, metal/large appliances, tires, CRT’s and electronic waste, and the inert cell are open during the following hours:

Tuesday through Saturday        7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Cardboard recycling is open during the following hours:

Wednesday                               7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Thursday                                   7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Saturday                                    7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.



Please call 530-623-1326 x 199 for a recorded message to check status of transfer sites, and the availability of paper recycling (Weaverville).

If we miss your service due to weather conditions, residential customers have the option of setting out extra containers matching up to their regular service the following week or calling the office to receive a credit on their account. Commercial customers should contact Dispatch at 530-623-1326 x112 for information.