Barry Poole, Road Superintendent
3373 Herbert Harville Drive
Morristown, TN 37813
Monday – Thursday 7:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
The Hamblen County Garbage Department provides weekly curbside collection of residential waste and bi-weekly curbside collection of recyclable materials. Curbside collection is also provided as often as possible for things such as tree and shrub trimmings as well as items that are considered junked or disposable such as furniture, scrapped wood, etc. Ninety (90) gallon garbage carts are provided by Hamblen County for residential waste, however, carts are not provided for recyclable materials. Recycle containers must be a fifty(50) gallon size or less. Recycle bags may be used for collection as well.
Services & Schedules
Garbage is removed from curbside on a daily basis.
All household waste must be curbside by 7:00 a.m. each morning.
Please call the Garbage Department at (423) 586-3273 for holiday garbage and recycling pickup information.
During holiday schedule all household waste must be curbside by 6:00 a.m.
All brush or downed vegetation should be placed curbside.
Winter pickup: will occur in 7 – 10 days.
Spring/ Summer/ Fall pickup: will occur in 7-14 days.
Note: All roads that receive services from Garbage or Recycling pickup are included in the Brush Removal Schedule. Phone calls to the Highway/Garbage Department are not necessary in order to have brush or vegetation removed from curbside and will not speed up the process of having debris removed.