The City of Dickson Provides solid waste disposal service to the residents within the city limits of Dickson.
A copy of the City’s solid waste ordinance can be obtained through the Recorder’s office located at 600 East Walnut Street.
The Holiday schedule is on the bottom of the Public Works main page.
The Solid Waste Department will not pick up paint, motor oil, tires, household furniture, and appliances.
The Dickson County Landfill schedules a day several times a year and at various locations to drop off hazardous waste. The landfill can be reached at 615-446-0019.
Appliances, furniture, construction debris, wood from decking, fencing, railroad timbers, or any other type of treated lumber are considered a bulk pick up. The City charges $150.00 a load per pick up. Payment is required in advance for bulk pick up. Please call the Solid Waste Department at 615-441-9506 if you have any questions regarding a bulk pick up or to schedule a bulk pick up.
Place limbs and brush that are no more than 4 feet in length and not more than 2 feet thick close to the roadway. Please do not place any objects in front of the debris. Please do not place debris underneath trees or power lines. Give the boom truck room to operate effectively.
The Street Department operates street-to-street collection throughout the entire city approximately every three weeks unless there is a storm or holiday.
Most residents place their garbage can out at the street the night before their collection day. However, it must be out by 6:30 A.M. on the day of collection.
No, your garbage service is included with your city property tax bill.
No, whichever company serviced your lawn is responsible for removing excess material.
Due to the high cost of service, (i.e. fuel) to provide this service, the City cannot come back until your next scheduled pick up day to get your garbage. Please make sure that your garbage is out to the curb by 6:30 A.M. If you miss your garbage pick up the county landfill has several
convenience sites where you can take your garbage. You can reach the county landfill at (615)446-0019 for information about convenience site locations and hours.
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