Mac Nolen, Solid Waste/Landfill Director
1220 West College Street
Phone: (615) 898-7739
Fax: (615) 898-7859
• Convenience Center Locations
• Rutherford County Landfill
• Recycling Centers & Electronic Waste Recycling
• Recycling & Environmental Education
Stop the Splat - Disposing of Paint the Right Way
Household Hazardous Waste Collection - Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 (Schedule)
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 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 this county. Haley Road accepts electronic waste for recycling on Tuesday’s and Saturday’s.