The Sanitation Division provides residential curbside garbage pick up in the city. Staff collects other solid waste such as leaves and offers special pick ups for large items. Sanitation also operates the city recycling center on Pennton Avenue.
How to Purchase a Roll-Out Container
Roll-out trash containers are available for purchase from the Sanitation Department through City Hall. Commercial and bulk container pickups are also available. Call 828-757-2160 for pricing and availability.
For additional information, contact the Sanitation Division at 828-757-2173.
Items Not Collected
Items that cannot be collected are:
- Building materials
- Hazardous waste such as paint, paint thinner, ammonia, etc.
- Tree stumps
View the weekly collection routes in the city.
The Sanitation Division holds a "Trash Bash" in the spring and fall each year. Trash Bash is a chance for residents to clear out their homes and get rid of those unwanted items and junk.
Christmas Tree Pick Up Schedule Between January 2 and January 10, the City of Lenoir offers curb side Christmas Tree pick up. Please place behind curb or ditch line.