Bulk Item Collection


Bulk Item Collection Will Occur Bi-Annually for Residents Who Currently Have Residential Waste Management Service Inside the Town Limits of Dobson.

All items must be placed within 3 ft. of the curb for accessibility before 7am on the first date of scheduled collection. Apartment/townhome complexes will have designated locations within their complexes to place items.

Eligible Items: Household furniture, lawn furniture, carpet, extra-large rugs, bicycles, toilets, grills (no propane), mattresses and box springs (limit of 2 sets per household).  White Goods – Stoves, refrigerators and freezers (doors must be removed), water heaters, dishwashers.  All items need to be placed within 3 feet of the curb.  Pursuant to North Carolina law, all refrigerators and freezers must have a certification tag stating the freon has been removed.

Ineligible Items: Televisions, computers, mirrors or glass of any kind, household waste, yard waste, dead animals, tires, hazardous waste of any type, chemicals, paint, microwaves, electronic waste, car motors, clothing, shoes, books, general recycle items, liquid waste, batteries, motor oil and any equipment container oil or gas.  Lumber scraps, construction debris (C&D Material), bagged trash, cardboard, and cardboard boxes.