Drop Off Events for Trash and Household Waste

The Trash Drop Off Event will take place Saturday, July 22, 2023 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Waste Management Transfer Station, located at 1245 Gifford Road (just south of Bluff City Boulevard).
The event will include secure document destruction.
***NOTE: This event no longer includes electronics recycling. Residents interested in recycling electronics should schedule a pickup with the City’s At Your Door Special Collection service.

The cost is $20 per vehicle (cash only). Residents will be allowed to bring a vehicle filled with household waste. Absolutely no household hazardous waste will be accepted. This event is for Elgin residents only – proof of residency via state-issued ID is required.