Bulky Item Collection 2016

Bulky items such as carpet, appliances, furniture, mattresses, etc., will be picked up by the city crews only during your annual neighborhood area cleanup, scheduled sometime between March 2 and September 4.
If you have questions about bulky item collection, call 727-2638.

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All city route maps are linked below.

  • City trucks will go through your neighborhood only ONCE. Items placed at the curb behind the crews will not be collected.
  • Do not place items out more than 3 days in advance of your collection date.
  • Do not mix bulky items with yard waste, recyclables or brush.
  • Items the city can collect include: mattresses, appliances, furniture, carpet and toys.
  • Items not acceptable for collection include: electronic waste, yard waste, wood, lumber, building material, glass, tires, car parts, paint, oil drums, cement, rocks and hazardous or infectious waste.
    • PLEASE NOTE: televisions and computers and related computer equipment are banned from landfills in North Carolina. This includes  CPUs, laptops, monitors, printers, printer/fax/scan devices, mice and keyboards; and all televisions, including flat-panel televisions, projection televisions and televisions with picture tubes.   
      More information on banned landfill items
  • Collectible bulky items mixed with uncollectible items will not be removed. If you live in a townhouse or condo, there is a possibility that items will need to be placed in a central location for easier collection.
  • Bulky item collection is for single family residences, NOT businesses or apartments.
  • Other than the one-time annual neighborhood pickup, residents should dispose of these items at the Hanes Mill Road Landfill. Landfill hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
    Read Landfill information, including how to get a permit
  • News release about banned items 2/27/2012

2016 Collection Route Maps

Bulky Item Weekly Routes1. February 29-March 4
2. March 7-11 
3. March 14-18

4. March 21-24 
5. April 4-8
6. April 11-15

7. April 18-22

8. April 25-29

9. May 2-6
10. May 9-13
11. May 16-20
12. May 23-27

13. May 31-June 3
14. June 6-10
15. June 13-17
16. June 20-24

17. June 27-July 1
18. July 5-8
19. July 11-15
20. July 18-22
21. July 25- 29
22. August 1-5
23. August 8-12
24. August 15-19
25. August 22-26
26. August 29-September 2


Look up your address and approximate collection date on the Bulky Item Collection Map

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