Athens Services conducts four special collections per year for City residents only as follows:
1st Quarter – Hazardous and E-waste Waste Disposal Event - (2018 date to be announced)
2nd Quarter – Curbside Bulky Item and E-waste Collection Event - (2018 date to be announced)
3rd Quarter – Curbside Bulky Item and E-waste Collection Event (2018 date to be announced)
4th Quarter – Annual Shredding and E-waste Collection Event (2018 date to be announced)
Bulky Waste includes large items that do not fit into barrels or bins such as: water heaters, furnaces, bed springs, mattresses, dressers, couches, washers, dryers, stoves, tables, chairs, refrigerators (compressors removed), freezers, air conditioners, and patio furniture. These items are to be placed curbside (not in the street).
E-Waste includes TV's, radios, printers, DVD Players, computers, monitors, microwaves, etc. For additional information on e-waste and e-waste collection, please visit the E-waste webpage.
Note: Hazardous waste, batteries and fluorescent lights will be accepted at the 1st Quarter event only. To dispose of these items at other times, and to dispose of all other hazardous waste, please visit the Used Oil and Household Hazardous Waste webpage.