Solid Waste Division


We are here to provide solid waste services to our great customers.
If you have questions, please contact us at 704-866-6774.
Also download our free WasteWise app for notifications!


How can we help you? Click on our services below!

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City-issued yard waste carts are emptied weekly. 

Yard waste not in a City-issued cart is collected weekly.

More about yard waste collection.

You can recycle at our new DROP-OFF RECYCLING CENTER located at 3175 Duke Street
in Gastonia!


        You can also take your recylables to the Farmers Market located at 410 E. Long Street in Gastonia. 
For more information about other drop-off locations in Gaston County click here.

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Want to check your garbage colletion schedule? Need another garbage cart?

Download our free WASTE WISE app and get more information!



Gastonia, N.C., just minutes west of Charlotte, is one of the area’s best places to live and work with an ideal combination of location, size and livability. Gastonia is the largest of Gaston County’s 13 municipalities and one of the largest cities in the Charlotte metropolitan area. Selected as an All-America City three times, Gastonia’s desirable quality of life is the result of its beautiful natural surroundings, friendly neighborhoods, responsive government and vibrant business environment.



  181 S. South Street
Gastonia NC 28052