Information from the Solid Waste Department


All sites are open per their usual schedules unless listed separately below. For a list of what's acceptable per site and hours of operation, click here.
Big Bar transfer site will be closed 11/26/22.

We are currently experiencing staff shortages that may cause sporadic closure of remote sites and the metal/brush/inert area at the Weaverville transfer station.

Please call 530-623-1326 x 6507 for a recorded message to check status of the transfer sites.

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 x9212 for information.

Reminder to Residential pick-up clients: all trash needs to be bagged, tied and secure with no loose trash in cans or we will not be able to service your account.



The Solid Waste office is open 7:30 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday. Alternatively, or outside normal business hours, correspondence and payments can be put in the drop box that is on the side of the building. Payments may also be made online by credit card at There is a fee of $3.95 charged by the payment processing site.