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Solid Waste Department
Phone: 615-898-7739
Fax: 615-898-7859
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Rutherford County Landfill
6000 Landfill Road
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Phone: 615-898-7874
Fax: 615-898-7804
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Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00am to 4:30pm


The Solid Waste Department provides solid waste and recycling collection areas. The collection areas are for the use of Rutherford County residents only. The department operates fourteen (14) Recycling Centers (formerly known as Convenience Centers) throughout the county and provides recycling and waste collection and transportation service for all the County and City schools.

Limited disposal services are provided by the operation the Rutherford County Landfill. The Rutherford County Landfill accepts off-the-rim waste tires and brush.

Recycling services are coordinated by the department. The department operates a recycle only site within the county. Haley Road accepts electronic waste for recycling Mondays through Thursdays and Saturdays.

Latest News

Our regular schedule is currently being upheld at all 17 of our recycling centers!

Household Hazardous Waste Collection
The Saturday April 4, 2020 Household Hazardous Waste Collection has been canceled.
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Recylce 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...

Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

The next date for hazardous waste disposal is Saturday April 4th, 2020 from 8:00 until 12:00
at 4765 Florence Road, Murfreesboro.
Learn more here.