The Solid Waste Division is responsible for the removal of household garbage, junk items, along with limb and leaf removal. This division also runs a commercial garbage route. They also pick up and dispose of dead animals found on city streets.
Delivery of commercial dumpsters, household and yard waste curbies
Litter pickup of street and roadside litter
Dead animal pickup
Operation of boom/claw truck for large yard waste. $60/Load
Leaf Vacuum: November 1 - March 31st, all other times must be bagged in biodegradable paper yard waste bags or in a City green yard waste container, which can be purchased at City Hall.
Grass Clippings - Bagged in paper bags year around.
Brush - cut into 5' lengths placed at curbside.
Petwaste must be bagged securely.
Items NOT collected by City Solid Waste are: tires, batteries, paint cans, rocks, dirt, brick, carpet, or building materials.
Any contract services i.e. treework, lawn maintenance must be removed by contractor.
Crystal Summers - Solid Waster/Recycling Solid Waste Operations Manager City of Cartersville, P.O. Box 1390 Cartersville, GA 30120 770-383-7431