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Solid Waste Department
1220 W College St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
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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Solid Waste Department

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 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 of a Class III/IV, construction and demolition waste, landfill. The Rutherford County Landfill also 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

Oil-Based paint collection is Saturday September 24th from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at 1140 Haley Road.

Only Oil-Based paint will be accepted. Latex paint must be dried by the resident. Spray paint will not be accepted at this collection. Spray paint needs to be taken to the Household Hazardous Waste collection on November 5th at 4765 Florence Road from 8:00 a.m. until noon.