COVID 19 Restrictions and Guidelines

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Solid Waste Facilities – COVID 19 Restrictions

Until further notice:

Bulky items are accepted at the Landfill during normal operating hours. 
Bulky items are also accepted at Balls Ford Road facility Monday - Friday only.
Construction/remodeling debris is accepted at the Landfill only, during normal operating hours.

Bulky item examples:  mattresses, furniture, large household items
Construction /remodeling debris examples:  cabinets, carpet, siding, etc.

Many haulers have discontinued pick-up of bulky items and trash and recycling not in containers. Please contact your trash and recycling service provider or visit the website for an update on service changes and limits to bulk item pickups, yard waste collection and container only restrictions.


Solid Waste Facilities – COVID 19 Guidance

The County Landfill and the Balls Ford Road Compost Facility are both open Monday - Sunday for limited disposal activities. Customers must practice social distancing.  

The following guidelines have been established to ensure social distancing to protect customers and employees from the spread of disease:

  • Take care of your disposal quickly but use caution when driving through the convenience center and facility property.
  • Bring someone to assist you with unloading, if needed, because staff have been restricted from this activity.

Other service notes:

  • Bulky items and construction debris (limit - 2.5 cubic yards) customers may be directed to a disposal area at the landfill workface. (The County is not responsible for vehicle damage).
  • Yard waste and brush disposal at the landfill will be directed to the yard waste area.
  • Household Hazardous Waste Collection and Electronics Recycling program operates Wednesday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Landfill, with restrictions. Please read this guidance before coming to the landfill.
  • Avoid Saturday visits, especially between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., if possible. 
  • Have your Driver's License ready to display unless you have a solid waste decal.
  • No cash or check payments: credit or debit card only.
  • Donation Center and donation bins are no longer available at our sites. Visit our reuse webpage for alternative donation locations.
  • Rural Saturday collections at Nokesville School and Evergreen Fire Station will remain open. Customers must place materials directly into trucks.
  • Apply for a free Solid Waste decal to make entrance to the facility easier and quicker.  Information is available under the Rules and Regulations section.

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