Inclement Weather/Unscheduled Changes

Check this page in the case of delayed or cancelled curbside recycling collections, or unanticipated facility schedule changes due to weather events or other occurrences which might impact Solid Waste Management Department services.

Solid Waste Programs Fee

Each improved property in Orange County is assessed an annual Solid Waste Programs Fee (SWPF) to fund recycling, waste management, and waste reduction services offered by the County.

Solid Waste Advisory Group (SWAG)

The Solid Waste Advisory Group (SWAG) was created by the Orange County Board of Commissioners in June of 2014, to develop a draft interlocal agreement between the Towns of Hillsborough, Chapel Hill, Carrboro, and Orange County and now also includes representation from UNC Chapel Hill, and UNC Healthcare.