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Inclement Weather Notice

Monday March 17 4:00 p.m.

Orange County offices closed at 3:30 on Monday March 17 and will be operating on a two hour delay Tuesday March 18.

The Orange County Landfill and Solid Waste Convenience Centers will open at 9:00 a.m.

The Solid Waste Administrative Office will open at 10:00 a.m.

Curbside recycling trucks for both urban and rural routes will have a delayed start but anticipate being able to collect unless conditions are unsafe to do so.

Thank you.




Check this page in the case of delayed or cancelled curbside recycling collections, or unanticipated landfill and Solid Waste Convenience Center schedule changes due to weather events or other occurrence that might impact the schedules of Solid Waste Management Department services. 

If partial routes of curbside recycling collection are delayed due to operational difficulties on the part of the collector we will list the effected streets here.  If your bin was missed and was out by 7AM on your collection day, but you do not see your street listed here, give us a call, (919) 968-2788.

Solid Waste Management Holiday Schedule for 2014

Solid Waste Management Inclement Weather Policy (published January 12, 2011)

Other local resources for inclement weather information:

Town of Carrboro Message Board

Town of Chapel Hill Inclement Weather page

Town of Hillsborough