Zero Waste AVL is a campaign encouraging Asheville residents to send less trash to the landfill. The City has set a goal of 50% waste reduction by 2035, and we need your help! Zero Waste AVL is your opportunity to learn how to extend the life of our landfill and be a more conscious consumer.

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metal recycle bin plastic
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FAQs pickup day
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Additional information...

Earth 911

Greenworks -

Curbside Recycling – 828-252-2532

Recycling and Brush Collection Schedule 2017 A Week

Recycling and Brush Collection Schedule 2017 B Week



Contact Information

City of Asheville Sanitation Services
Public Works Department

Jes Foster, Sanitation Division Manager
Physical address: Public Works Building, 161 S. Charlotte St.
Mailing address: P. O. Box 7148, Asheville, NC 28802
Sanitation Hours: 7 am - 5:30 pm Monday - Thursday
Office: (828) 259-5857