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Solid Waste Department
Phone: 615-898-7739

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Rutherford County Landfill
6000 Landfill Road
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Phone: 615-898-7739
Fax: 615-898-7804
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Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00am to 4:30pm

Important Announcements:

Rutherford County is involved in a single stream pilot program at all locations. We are currently accepting recyclable paper, plastic #1, plastic #2, aluminum cans, tin cans and glass in large glass containers.

We now accept all bulk metal at all locations (including Haley Road). All collected materials are recycled. 




Haley Road Recycling Center – 1140 Haley Road, Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Monday through Thursday, and Saturday 7:30 until 4:00



Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30 AM until 5:00 PM 

Saturday 7:30 AM until 3:00 PM (Normal Collection Rules Apply) 

Sunday 7:30 AM until 3:00 PM Household Garbage ONLY


Rutherford County is committed now more than ever to recycling. 

The single stream method makes it easier to recycle and saves trips to Nashville. 

This video from Waste Management showcases their Salt Lake City, Utah facility, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cSLBt2NEej0

These are the same processes and equipment that are utilized at their River Hills Materials Recovery Facility that Rutherford County utilizes with all of our recoverable materials.

The single stream method works.

Recycle Rutherford Right!

Rutherford County Government and Rutherford County Solid Waste would like to introduce our community to the new Three Rs... RECYCLE RUTHERFORD RIGHT. Our citizens are taking more initiative to recycle and this program just seeks to educate the public on how to do it properly! Take a look...