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1 NW Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Civic Center Complex, Room 327
Evansville, IN 47708
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Solid Waste Management

Welcome to the Vanderburgh County Indiana Solid Waste District

The mission of the Vanderburgh County Solid Waste District is to inform and educate the citizens of Vanderburgh County about proper waste disposal, waste reduction, reuse, recycling, and household hazardous waste, and, in conjunction with the private sector, provide quality programs and services in these areas.

Curbside recycling is available to most homes in the City of Evansville. Are you using your recycling cart? 

Tox-Away Day - October 2, 2021   9:00 am - 1:00 pm   Civic Center parking lot (9th & Walnut)

Get rid of oil-based paint, solvents & thinners, pesticides, household chemicals, motor oil, antifreeze, gasoline, and pharmaceuticals at this free disposal program.

No latex paint, tires, appliances or electronics please.

Please load items into your trunk or truck bed for safe unloading.  Please wear a mask.

Electronics Recycling - First week of November                                                       

Date, time and location to be determined soon.

Accepted items: TVs, computers, monitors, printers, hard drives, laptops, fax/scanners, cell phones, DVD players

Free Paper Shredding Day - The next paper shredding day will be in the fall of 2021.  Please check back with us for the exact date.

Wesselman Park, 551 N. Boeke Road.  Drop off confidential or sensitive documents (up to 100 lbs.) to be shredded by Piranha Mobile Shredding at no charge. Shredding will occur off-site at Piranha Mobile Shredding facilities.  Vanderburgh County residents only please.

City-Wide Heavy Trash Collection

Call Republic Services at (800) 886-3345 to schedule a pickup for a specific day.  This service applies to City residents who pay for trash service with their water bill. 

For archive/live stream video of board meetings visit AccessEVC