Maintain clean, safe, and thriving neighborhoods with a world-class sanitation workforce that provides exceptional services to Atlanta residents.
We will make Atlanta a vibrant place to live, work, and visit through an integrated system of waste collection, innovative technology, responsive customer service and education to provide a healthy and safe community for generations to come.
As COVID-19 (Coronavirus) developments continue, the Department of Public Works is committed to remaining agile. The safety of our customers, volunteers, and staff is our primary concern. Knowing this, we have decided to suspend community events and activities. Departmental updates regarding essential operations and non-essential activities can be found below.
CART CONTENTS ONLY
* Special Note: During this time, the Department of Public Works is asking that customers schedule a bulk collection for items that do not fit inside of the provided green trash cart.
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Atlanta Housing Announce Joint Rent Relief Efforts for Program Participants Affected by Georgia’s COVID-19 Stay-at-Home Order
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Announces Enhanced Hazard Pay
Solid Waste Rate Adjustments
On Thursday, September 28, 2017, the City of Atlanta hosted an industry forum to introduce its planned procurement approach for Solid Waste Management Services.
Questions about your Solid Waste bill?
Please contact the Fulton County Tax Commissioner's Office at (404) 613-6100.
For questions about Solid Waste services, please contact ATL311 by dialing 3-1-1 or
(404) 546-0311 (Outside Metro Atlanta).
For questions regarding collections, please contact the Customer Service Call Center, Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 8:00 pm, by dialing 311(Metro Atlanta area only) or 404.546.0311.
Keep America Beautiful Affiliate serving the City of Atlanta.
Adopt a public space for litter prevention and beautification
The City of Atlanta encourages you to reduce, recycle and reuse!
A concentrated effort to host a citywide amnesty clean-up day
The Department of Public Works would be happy to assist with your neighborhood clean-up project.
City of Atlanta
Department of Public Works
55 Trinity Avenue, SW
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Tel: 311 (Metro Atlanta area only) or 404.546.0311
Office of Solid Waste Services
Program Management Officer