Garbage & Recycling

RESIDENTIAL
Garbage

Household trash is picked up Monday through Thursday each week on a scheduled route. Only bagged household trash should be put in your rollout container.
Recycling Program
Household recycling is picked up Monday through Friday on a ten (10) route every-other week schedule. The single stream program is designed to make it easy for every citizen to participate. All glass, plastic, paper, and aluminum recyclables should be placed unbagged in the container and rolled to the curb on your day of pick-up.

Each residence inside the city limits is provided with one 95 gallon roll-out container for garbage, and one 95 gallon roll-out container for recycling. These containers are the property of the City of Kings Mountain and are assigned to a specific residence. Additional containers may be purchased at cost from the city. Replacements for stolen containers may be purchased at cost from the city. Each residence inside the city limits is provided with one 95 gallon roll-out container for garbage, and one 95 gallon roll-out container for recycling. These containers are the property of the City of Kings Mountain and are assigned to a specific residence. Additional containers may be purchased at cost from the city. Replacements for stolen containers may be purchased at cost from the city.

 COMMERCIAL/INDUSTRIAL
Commercial/Industrial Customers inside the City Limits of Kings Mountain are required to use the City Sanitation Department for their trash pick-up.

Garbage
95 gallon roll-out containers for Garbage are available at cost and would be picked up each week with the nearest residential route.  Commercial Dumpsters are also available in 6yard and 8yard capacities and would be picked-up on the customers requested schedule.  Call the Public Works office for pricing or see the City Web Page under Billing Department / Billing Rates / Landfill Rates.  Commercial dumpsters are for trash and garbage only and are not to be used for any materials resulting from an industrial or manufacturing process.

Recycling Program
95 gallon roll-out containers for Recycling are available to our Commercial/Industrial Customers at no cost.  Our recycling is a single stream program and is designed for easy participation.  All glass, plastic, paper, and aluminum recyclables should be placed unbagged in the container and rolled to the curb or an easily accessible area for bi-weekly pickup.